from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An athlete who participates in a pentathlon.
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- n. An athlete who competes in the pentathlon
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In classical antiquity, a contestant in the pentathlon.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an athlete who competes in a pentathlon
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On this list, the bronze medal goes to Dolph Lundgren who makes his second appearance here as an East German Olympic gold medalist pentathlete who decides to defect to the West, where after a short uneventful time as a short-order cook he once again trains for the Olympics.
Spotlight will be on: U.S. pentathlete Sheila Taormina, 39, is the only woman to qualify for Olympic Games in three sports.
For teen pentathlete Isaksen, there's no time like the present
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The women in his story are shown to be every bit as tough and competitive as their male counterparts; Hemingway and real-life pentathlete Donnelly deserve credit for not sugar-coating their characterizations in any way.
I'm a former pentathlete, so I'm in pretty good shape.
Drug testing wasn't begun in the Olympics until the 1968 Summer Games in Mexico City; the first athlete to be disqualified was Swedish pentathlete Hans-Gunnar Liljenwall — for using alcohol.
Also at ESPN. com, your wife — an Olympic pentathlete herself — was a candidate in their World Sexiest Athletes vote a couple of years ago.
If you weren't a modern pentathlete, what Olympic sport would you be most interested?
It was team competition, so we'd have one pentathlete and a celebrity — the prince, actors, news reporters, models.