The Olympic Games are a modern group of internationally-participated competitions, held alternatively every 2 years in either summer or winter. The term also refers to the ancient version, which was more of a festival, that occurred in Greece. == ==
Biathlon refers to the winter sport that combines cross country skiing with rifle shooting. Triathlon refers to the warm weather sport that conbines swimming, cycling, and marathon. Biathlon is competed in the Winter Olympics. Triathlon is competed in the Summer Olympics.
"Through the wickets" refers to hoops used in croquet. In baseball, if a ground ball is hit and rolls between a fielder's legs, the legs represent wickets.
Horse racing is the sport of kings.
Fielding refers to the team in the field, as opposed to the team that is at bat.
It refers to the period during and after the Civil War, between 1863 and 1877.
Paleolithic refers to the Old Stone Age period of time, whereas neolithic refers to the New Stone Age period of time, which came afterwards.
The Hellenic period refers to the period in which we see the rise of the Greek City-States, such as Athens and Sparta. The Hellenistic period is after the period of Philip II and his son Alexander the Great and it refers to the spreading of Greek culture. The Golf Professor
An accounting period refers to the interval between two points in time during which the financial activity of a business is measured.
Medieval Rome refers to the city of Rome in the medieval historical period. This was a period between the fall of the Roman Empire and the Renaissance.
The term Olympic refers to Olympic Games or ancient Olympia. It is a Latin expression that means stronger, faster, higher.
The incubation period is the time between catching a "germ" and experiencing signs and symptoms of disease. The window period refers to testing, not symptoms. It's the time between catching a "germ" and having a test for that germ come up positive.
It refers to a period of relative political stability in the Roman Empire.
"Hellenistic" refers to a style of philosophy defined by its pursuit of reason and the intellect. "Hellenic" refers to a period in Greek history.
The term window period refers to the time between initial infection and when symptoms of a disease start to appear. This also refers to when antibodies to the virus will appear in significant number so that a blood test will show accurate results. The window period for HIV is long--anywhere between 2 weeks and 6 months.
One period refers to the current directory. Two periods refers to the parent directory.
The government refers to, well, the government, while an administration refers to the people or party that happens to be in charge of it during any specific period of time