A 'heat' is a preliminary race where the top finishers qualify to run in the final race and the low finishers are eliminated from competition. For example, let's say there are 32 competitors in the 100 meter dash. Four 'heats' would be run where the top 2 finishers of each heat would qualify to run in the final race to determine the winner of the event.
Track and Field
A person who runs short-distances.
A term used to describe participants in a Track and Field event. The term most likely origniated from a description of the athletes' uniforms (thinly clad.)
Some people may use the term ''in season'' to refer to a female dog which is in heat.
Field sports are those events that are not performed on a track. When you hear the term 'Track and Field', the 'track' sports are those that are performed on a track (100 meter dash, 200 meter dash, 400 meter dash, 1500 meter run, etc.). The 'field' sports are not performed on a track (high jump, long jump, shot put, pole vault, etc).
Track and field meet would seem to fit the bill.
Field Replaceable Units
to what does the term coed refer
In the business field, end user refers to the person who last owns the product of the original term user. The term user tries to keep both them self, and the end user happy with the product results.
It is a harras, rag, heard, string, team (working) or field (racing) of horses
Using the term fault in basketball is the same as using the term foul. It means that you touched someone while they had the ball in their hands.
Radiant Barrier is a term that is most commonly used to describe a kind of material that is used to help save energy by holding in heat and keeping out cold, yet being able to keep out unwanted heat.