Athlete

An athlete (American and British English) or sportsperson, sportsman or sportswoman (British English) is a person who competes in one or more sports that involve physical strength, speed and/or endurance. Athletes may be professionals or amateurs. Most professional athletes have particularly well-developed physiques obtained by extensive physical ...
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ATHLETE

The All-Terrain Hex-Legged Extra-Terrestrial Explorer (ATHLETE) is a six-legged robotic lunar rover under development by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). ATHLETE is a testbed for systems, and is designed for use on the Moon. The system is in development along with NASA`s Johnson and Ames Centers, Stanford University and Boeing. ATHLETE is des....
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athlete

[n] - a person trained to compete in sports
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Athlete

• (n.) One fitted for, or skilled in, intellectual contests; as, athletes of debate. • (n.) Any one trained to contend in exercises requiring great physical agility and strength; one who has great activity and strength; a champion. • (n.) One who contended for a prize in the public games of ancient Greece or Rome.Athlete: words in th...
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athlete

jock noun a person trained to compete in sports
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Athlete

Ath'lete noun [ Latin athleta , Greek ... prizefighter, from ... to contend for a prize, ..., Hom. ..., contest, ... prize; from the same root as English wed : confer French athl├Ęte .] 1. (Antiq.) One who contended for a prize in the public games of ancient Greece or...
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athlete

1. One who contended for a prize in the public games of ancient Greece or Rome. ... 2. Any one trained to contend in exercises requiring great physical agility and strength; one who has great activity and strength; a champion. ... 3. One fitted for, or skilled in, intellectual contests; as, athletes of debate. ... Origin: L. Athleta, Gr. Prizefight...
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Athlete

An individual who competes in sport subsequently developing lifestyle habits which enhance sport and
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athlete

athlete (s), athletes (pl) 1. A person possessing the natural or acquired traits, such as strength, agility, and endurance, that are necessary for physical exercise or sports, especially those performed in competitive contests. 2. Someone who is trained or gifted in exercises or contests involving physical agility, stamina, or strength; a pa...
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athlete

sportsman or woman
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