Palestric
Palestrian Pa*les"tri*an, Palestric Pa*les"tric, Palestrical Pa*les"tric*al, a. [L. palaestricus, Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to the palestra, or to wrestling. [1913 Webster]

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  • palestric — PALÉSTRIC, Ă, palestrici, ce, adj. Referitor la palestră, de palestră. – Din fr. palestrique. Trimis de valeriu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  paléstric adj. m., pl. paléstrici; f. sg. paléstrică, pl …   Dicționar Român

  • Contention — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Contention >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 contention contention strife Sgm: N 1 contest contest contestation Sgm: N 1 struggle struggle Sgm: N 1 belligerency belligerency Sgm: N 1 opposition opposition …   English dictionary for students

  • Palaestric — Pa*l[ae]s tric, a. See {Palestric}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Palestrian — Pa*les tri*an, Palestric Pa*les tric, Palestrical Pa*les tric*al, a. [L. palaestricus, Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to the palestra, or to wrestling. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Palestrical — Palestrian Pa*les tri*an, Palestric Pa*les tric, Palestrical Pa*les tric*al, a. [L. palaestricus, Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to the palestra, or to wrestling. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Exertion — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Exertion >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 exertion exertion effort strain tug pull stress throw stretch struggle spell spurt spirt Sgm: N 1 stroke of work stroke …   English dictionary for students

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