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sport

(spōrt),
An organism varying in whole or in part, without apparent reason, from others of its type; this variation may be transmitted to the descendants or the latter may revert to the original type.
Synonym(s): singleton (2)
[M.E. disporte, fr. O.Fr. desport, diversion]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
Biology An organism that differs substantially from the basic stock, strain, subspecies, species, regardless of source
Genetics A phenotypic trait that appears de novo in a person and inherited by his progeny, which may be related to a spontaneous mutation or an environmental mutagen acting on germs cells—egg or sperm
Vox populi A competitive physical activity, played according to specific rules, and which requires practice to attain a level of expertise
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sport

Vox populi A competetive physical activity, played according to specific rules, and which requires practice to attain a level of expertise. See Blood sport, Contact sport, Extreme sport, High-impact sport, Low-impact sport, Moderate-impact sport, No-impact sport, Sports medicine, Water sport.

SPORT

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sport

(spōrt)
An organism varying in whole or in part, without apparent reason, from others of its type; this variation may be transmitted to the descendants or the latter may revert to the original type.
[M.E. disporte, fr. O.Fr. desport, diversion]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

sport

an individual that is distinctly different from its parents in a way that was not expected, such as a mutation.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

Patient discussion about sport

Q. Sport and arthritis Does physical exercise when I’m young protect me from having arthritis as I get older?

A. I read an article regarding arthritis and how it is a derivative of pain. Like Tiffany said, just don't cause "wear and tear" DAMAGE or TRAUMA.

Q. i swim a lot ! what are the advantages of swimming over other sport activities? on what part of the body does it work the most ?

A. its a good workout but your not really going to burn as much calories as a regular work out.

Q. How do I avoid Sport injuries? I started climbing recently and going to the gym 3 times a week.

A. I had the same question, so I dug up a little bit through the web and found this wonderful site with a lot of tips + videos about “how to avoid sport injuries :
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The marathon is our way of making sports an integral part of every child's growing years.
Today, he works making sports bags at his home near Pershore, Worcestershire.
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The Minister was adamant on making sports a healthy alternative to harmful distractions which lead the youth astray.
The conference will tackle the healing and protective role of sports in confronting youth addiction problems, its role in correcting corrupted and criminal behaviour in juveniles, the biological dimensions of making sports part of an individual's lifestyle.
Famed for its muscle cars, Pontiac was originally intended to be used as a niche vehicle brand making sports cars and high performance vehicles.
WORKERS making sports equipment for the Olympic Games face bullying and harassment, receive no overtime pay and earn half the legal minimum wage, a new report claimed today.

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