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dope

1. any of a number of preparations made by dissolving cellulose derivatives in a volatile solvent, applied to fabric in order to improve strength, tautness, etc.
2. an additive used to improve the properties of something, such as an antiknock compound added to petrol
3. Slang
a. any illegal drug, usually cannabis
b. (as modifier): a dope fiend
4. a drug administered to a racehorse or greyhound to affect its performance
5. US and Canadian informal a photographic developing solution

dope

[dōp]
(electronics)
(materials)
A cellulose ester lacquer used as an adhesive or a coating.

dope

1. A material added to a building material such as mortar or plaster to retard or accelerate the set.
2. A material added to a batch of paint to adjust it to specifications.
3. A solution of cellulose nitrate applied to a porous fabric as a protective coating.
4. A compound used in making a pipe joint, as a lubricant and to ensure a leakproof joint.

dope

A finishing thick liquid applied to fabric, normally covering the wing or control surfaces, to tauten it from shrinking, strengthen it, and render it airtight by acting as filler.
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Having one's name in the RTP does pose a threat to the athlete that he/ she may be subjected to dope tests without any intimation.
Shorts Plain Weave Polyester and Viscose Dope Dyed Khaki, NCC (Army Wing) (For Boys).
We have started conducting dope tests in domestic cricket and it will be a regular feature from here on," BCCI chief administrative officer Ratnakar Shetty told M AIL T ODAY .
Pakistan team manager, Yawar Saeed, clarified that the dope tests were a part of a routine, as the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), like other boards, was a signatory to the WADA anti-doping code.
However, the positive dope cases of Indian lifters continue unabated despite the change of regime in the IWLF.
The British scientists, however, have not needed to dope their material because it has picked up some trace impurity in the processing, Friend says.
The NADA has notified the lifters and the weightlifting federation about the dope flunk.
Dope Control is very important from legal and ethical point of view.
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IN THE recent controversy surrounding the dope taint on 12 leading Indian athletes, the role of the various national sports federations ( NSFs) and the Sports Authority of India ( SAI) in turning a blind eye to the drugs menace has gone unnoticed.
The doping control measures will be operational from September 23 to October 14 and the participating athletes will be subjected to unannounced dope tests, anywhere and anytime during that period.
Howman said that India will have to take the lead in checking the dope menace.