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In the early years of most para-sports, including track and field, there was little specialized equipment.
There is a danger in much of sports media to look at the tools rather than the competitor, particularly when it comes to para-sport coverage.
Like many para-sports, track and field runs on a classification model, attempting to place athletes with similar impairments — their word, not mine — in competition against one another.
In fact, the roots of para-feminist girlbossery run much deeper.Pop Culture Is Finally Getting Over the Girlboss Heroine. What Comes Next?|Judy Berman|June 17, 2021|Time
This concern has heightened greatly with mounting evidence of Bolsonaro’s family’s ties to Rio’s para-military gangs.A Deadly Police Raid in Rio Show How Bolsonaro's Policies Are Wreaking Havoc in Brazil|David Miranda|May 8, 2021|Time
Today, airplanes mainly hunt submarines by para-dropping a pattern of sonobuoys, most of which are passive listening devices.Tomorrow’s Stealthy Subs Could Sink America’s Navy|Bill Sweetman|May 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Republicans have called their in-house campaign tech start-up Para Bellum Labs.Republicans Better Mind the Modernity Gap To Catch Up to Clinton|Lloyd Green|March 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And your 2005 Sundance short, Victoria para chino, was a pretty big hit.True Detective Director Cary Fukunaga’s Journey from Pro Snowboarder to Hollywood’s Most Wanted|Marlow Stern|February 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The superintendent and many of the workers go down the river to Para and Manaos or to villages on higher ground.
Up to this time, all the rubber was called Para rubber, named from the town of Para in Brazil, from which all rubber was shipped.
Our picture shows a bin of crude up-river Para the finest rubber known.
Methæmoglobin in the blood smaller than in para-acetamido-phenol, but more than when the methyl or ethyl compound is administered.
The influence of position of an alkyl in the aromatic bodies is well shown in ortho-, para- and meta-derivatives.
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- a soldier in an airborne unit
- an airborne unit