blood packing
noun see blood doping

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • blood packing — noun see blood doping * * * Sports Med. See blood doping. * * * blood doping or blood packing noun The practice of temporarily increasing the oxygen carrying capacity of an athlete s blood by reinjecting red blood cells previously drawn off • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • blood packing — Sports Med. See blood doping. * * * …   Universalium

  • Blood boosting — Blood Boosting, sometimes called blood packing or blood doping, is a means to improve athletic performance through manipulation of blood chemistry/composition timed around athletic events. MethodsThe practice most commonly known as blood boosting …   Wikipedia

  • blood doping — n a technique for temporarily improving athletic performance in which oxygen carrying red blood cells previously withdrawn from an athlete are injected back just before an event called also blood packing * * * the administration of blood, red… …   Medical dictionary

  • blood doping — Sports Med. a procedure in which an athlete is injected with his or her own blood or the blood of a family member prior to competition, purportedly increasing the blood s oxygen carrying capacity owing to the addition of red blood cells. Also… …   Universalium

  • blood doping — noun : a technique for temporarily improving athletic performance in which oxygen carrying red blood cells previously withdrawn from an athlete are injected back just before an event called also blood packing * * * noun [noncount] : an illegal… …   Useful english dictionary

  • blood doping — noun Date: 1973 a technique for temporarily improving athletic performance in which oxygen carrying red blood cells from blood previously withdrawn from an athlete are reinjected just before an event called also blood packing …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Meat packing industry — The William Davies Company facilities in Toronto, Canada, circa 1920. This facility was then the second largest pork packing plant in North America. The meat packing industry handles the slaughtering, processing, packaging, and distribution of… …   Wikipedia

  • blooddoping — blood doping n. The process of increasing the number of circulating red blood cells, either by transfusing an individual with blood that has been previously removed or by administering erythropoietin, in order to increase the oxygen carrying… …   Universalium

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