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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]
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

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

Cardiology A clinical trial–Stent Implantation Post Rotational Atherectomy Trial

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]

sport

an individual that is distinctly different from its parents in a way that was not expected, such as a mutation.

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 :
http://www.mindef.gov.sg/imindef/mindef_websites/topics/elifestyle/articles/exercise_and_physical/sports_injuries.html
bookmark it!

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Sporting Touch Cosmic Under-10 League: Ambleside Sports Sharks v Ambleside Sports Marlins (Stockingford), Chetwynd Falcons v Bulkington Sports (Stubbs), Attleborough Sports v Haunchwood Sports Tigers (Attleborough), Grove Farm Ravens v Weddington Thistle (Stockingford School), St Nicolas Colts v St Nicolas Warriors (Milby), Free week Whitestone Sports.
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A decade later the point was made again by a lady correspondent who bewailed "the tyranny of games." (24) In general sporting terms the argument was seen as equally applicable.
Sporting activities had other practical advantages too, and were clearly seen as aids to evangelism in some cases.
Not so much in products: We're solicited on a regular basis to slap our name on everything from health clubs to sporting equipment, but I don't see ESPN sunglasses or sweat socks as a logical business.
If you really want to talk technology, let's talk sporting goods.
Ethnic groups responded to capitalists' and social reformers' use of sport for assimilation by maintaining European sporting traditions which challenged WASP conventions, such as Sunday sport and alcohol-accompanied athletic contests.
This alternative ethnic sporting tradition was even more radically accentuated by organized labor groups, socialists and communists.
Meanwhile, black-owned businesses continue to have a hard time getting a significant share of the sporting goods market, which generated more than $30 billion last year alone.
The following is the third in a series of special reports, "The Business of Sports." In this installment, BE looks at the progress made by black professionals and entrepreneurs in the sporting goods industry.
While these trends will be more demanding on sporting goods suppliers, Baden looks forward to the challenge such scrutiny will provide.
Novlette Rennie, director Sporting Equals, services to diversity in sport.