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snatch

An Olympic lift in which a barbell’s weight is raised from the floor to locked arms overhead in a single smooth and continuous movement. The snatch has two components: the pull, in which the barbell is pulled as high as the lifter can manage (usually to mid-chest height), which is followed by flipping the barbell overhead into the locked position.

snatch

removal of a newborn animal from the dam before it has an opportunity to suck. The objective is to rear it independently and free of colostrum-borne infection or of colostral antibodies.
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Going up another rung to the 105-kilo division, Ali Hashemi won gold in the snatch and bronze in the clean & jerk, which was sufficient to give him gold for the total.
The 18-year-old Delos Santos, who also hails from Diaz's hometown of Zamboanga City, snared the three silvers in women's 58kg category of the Asian Inter-Club with a combined lift of 177kg (81kg in the snatch and 96kg in clean and jerk).
Sue Smith's son, Private Phillip Hewett, was killed while driving a Snatch Land Rover in Iraq in July 2005.
Each subject visited the laboratory on one occasion and, in a randomized, crossover design, performed a series of snatch and clean using TRAD, which placed the barbell directly over MTP and directly under AC, and EXP, which placed the barbell directly over N and directly under SS.
In the woman's competition, Russian Olga Zubova won gold medals in the snatch (75 KG), the clean and jerk (75 KG) and the total (75 KG).
South Korea's Sang-Guen Jeon claimed the bronze medal after lifting 192kg in the snatch and 241kg in the clean and jerk for a total of 433kg.
The snatch blocks aren't lubed according to any set interval, but they should be lubed after fording and after operation in mud or heavy dust.
That is little comfort to those who lost loved ones in Snatch Land Rovers.
There is one very curious element about this, because the public tender that was put out was for 400 vehicles to replace Snatch.
The Snatch was a cheap and quick way of transporting troops in Northern Ireland but is poor protection against roadside bombs.
She won three gold medals and became the second Turkish female weight-lifter winning gold medals in snatch, clean & jerk and total behind Nurcan Taylan.
Snatch has the makings of a retail game that could make customers more alert to shoplifting efforts, while enabling them to play "gotcha" with their stores--some variant of the promotional "Register Roulette" that the Boscov's department store plays with its customers during special sales.