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- n. An athlete who competes in the hurdling event.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who hurdles, or runs a hurdle-race.
- n. A hurdle-maker.
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- n. an athlete who runs the hurdles
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For his efforts, the world's top hurdler is USATODAY. com's U.S. Olympic Athlete of the Week.
But he added that the hurdler is a "great athlete whose psychological strength is very high."
Gold medalist in 1992 and 1996 Olympics at 100, though she's better-known as a hurdler, holding the American record.
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Above, Chinese hurdler Liu Xiang attended a Nike promotional event in Beijing last month.
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