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  • n. The action of a pacemaker (in any sense)


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  • On Sunday's roadie recovery ride, the ladies did about 70% of the pacemaking.

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  • Boykin died of heart failure in 1982; I'm left to question whether he benefitted from his pacemaking technology.

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  • Andrews dropped off after six laps and Brown took over pacemaking duties.

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  • The former got up on the run-in to win by a head from Chandlers Cross (Nick Williams) and the latter took it up at the second last to score by half a length from the pacemaking Gouranga Society (Paul Sheard).

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  • Cavendish became the first British world road race champion since Tom Simpson in 1965, and his team deserved their victory having been forced to do most of the pacemaking as the other teams feared what he could do in the dash to the line. | Top Stories

  • Josh Harris, 22, brought Minella For Food with a good late run after being a couple of lengths down at the last to catch the pacemaking Chandlers Cross on the run-in to win by a neck.

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  • These long periodic sequences of decelerations occur spontaneously - they were not induced by controlled means - so they must be a normal or pathological mode of regular dynamics in the human cardiac pacemaking system near the time of birth. - latest science and technology news stories

  • Reduced complexity of heart rate has both clinical and dynamical significance - it may provide warning of impending illness, or clues about the dynamics of the heart's pacemaking system. - latest science and technology news stories

  • Irish Derby winner Fame and Glory, a 5-6 favourite, benefited from the pacemaking of stablemate Dixie Music, which may have blunted the finishing speed of last year's Oaks winner

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  • Princess De Rome, won by three parts of a length from the pacemaking Bunny McDougall, and is owned by her breeder Stratford's Michael McMahon.

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