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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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Columbia Sportswear Company has assembled a portfolio of brands for active lives, making it a leader in the global active lifestyle apparel, footwear, accessories, and equipment industry.
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Regardless of the economic slowdown witnessed in developed economies, the demand for indoor sportswear and fitness apparel is steadily rising around the world.
The deposed Premier League champions and the German sportswear manufacturer have announced that the decision to end their 10-year partnership in June 2017, after an 11th year, was mutual.
With a strong increase in value sales in 2015, adidas was able to grow its value share to 14%, thereby securing its leading position within sportswear in Germany.
adidas OOO ranked first in sportswear in Russia in 2015 with a 17% value share.
This volume contains 14 chapters on the materials, performance, technology, design, and marketing of functional apparel used for high-performance sportswear. Researchers from the Department of Apparel at Manchester Metropolitan U.
Definitely, the sportswear sector is growing rapidly and is poised for sustained growth.
[UKPRwire, Fri Dec 12 2014] An increased number of sporting events such as Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket matches and marathon events in the major cities of India also supported sportswear growth in 2013.
NEWCASTLE United owner MiKe Ashley's sportswear group has sold its near-5% staKe in Debenhams days after maKing the share swoop.
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