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Graeco-Roman

(esp US), Greco-Roman
1. of, characteristic of, or relating to Greek and Roman influences, as found in Roman sculpture
2. denoting a style of wrestling in which the legs may not be used to obtain a fall and no hold may be applied below the waist
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BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: The Iraqi Wrestling Federation approved participation in the Ibrahim Mostafa International Tournament competitions of both Greco-Roman and freestyle wrestling events, scheduled to start in Egypt during the second half of February 2010, the federation's secretary general said on Saturday.
Walker maintains that translations of these terms have been too influenced by the Septuagint, so the first ninety pages of the book are devoted to a comprehensive analysis of the use of these terms in Greco-Roman texts.
Goodenough and his thirteen-volume Jewish Symbols in the Greco-Roman Period, published between 1954 and 1968.
Thurston's Joe Gardner was the freestyle champion at 105, and Ryan Arand of the Colts placed second at 119 in both freestyle and Greco-Roman.
explores the image of the Roman soldier found in Greco-Roman literature, and to that end, he provides a summary from the works of history, biography, and other literary genre.
But the result was that he was ranked 44th of the 44 grapplers in the 59-kilo lightest weight division of Greco-Roman.
Soner DemirtaE- won Turkey's sole bronze medal in the 74 kg Greco-Roman category on Wednesday.
The final day of wrestling at the Asian Wrestling Championships will be held today with competition in Greco-Roman 66kg, 75kg, 80kg, 98kg and 130kg.
The Greco-Roman Wrestling World Cup 2015 competitions were held on 19-20 February in Tehran.
Early Christian ethics in interaction with Jewish and Greco-Roman contexts.
Senior World Team Trials will be hosted Friday, June 21 and Saturday, June 22, featuring athletes in the three Olympic styles of wrestling: men's freestyle, women's freestyle and Greco-Roman.
IRAN'S Saeid Morad Abdvali was in tears as his 20-month Greco-Roman winning streak ended in a controversial defeat to defending lightweight champion Steeve Guenot.