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Origin of concussion
OTHER WORDS FROM concussioncon·cus·sion·al, con·cus·sant [kuhn-kuhs-uhnt], /kənˈkʌs ənt/, adjectivecon·cus·sive, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for concussion
In August, a protester outside police headquarters hit an officer in the head with a cane, causing a concussion, according to police officials.No Unlawful Assembly Charges So Far Following Dozens of Arrests|Brittany Cruz-Fejeran and Ashly McGlone|October 12, 2020|Voice of San Diego
That said, the relationship between the players union and the league has often been adversarial — over concussions, race relations, and more.
There’s been a sea change in the reporting of injuries and certainly around concussion and the recognition that that’s a serious injury.
So, I asked him to talk about player safety, especially in light of the league’s history with concussions.
The concussion crisis now has a permanent seat at the table of national discourse.College Football Fattens Players Up and Then Abandons Them|Evin Demirel|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Never mind that a CAT scan taken after the incident confirmed that he had suffered a concussion.
Dodge a concussion, smile at Meatloaf Surprise, and of course open your wallet.
However, the understanding of concussion and CTE while Marino was tossing touchdown passes simply did not exist.Should Dan Marino Have Sued the NFL Over Concussions?|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad|June 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A disturbing element of those data is that these changes can even be seen in players without a diagnosed history of concussion.
The earth trembles with the concussion, the waters hiss and foam and rush furiously over the impediments in their course.The Western World|W.H.G. Kingston
In the concussion of two cosmical bodies, like the sun and the earth, an enormous quantity of motion is thus converted into heat.The Unseen World and Other Essays|John Fiske
He would then throw his, and mine would explode by the concussion.Old Man Savarin and Other Stories|Edward William Thomson
Suddenly there was a concussion which shook the very atmosphere, and made the ships roll and shiver as if struck with an ague.True Blue|W.H.G. Kingston
The explosion was prodigious; a part of the tower fell with the concussion, and the moat was choked with heaps of rubbish.The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume III.(of III) 1574-84|John Lothrop Motley