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jerk

[jərk]
(mechanics)
The rate of change of acceleration; it is the third derivative of position with respect to time.
A unit of rate of change of acceleration, equal to 1 foot (30.48 centimeters) per second squared per second.
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In the 85-kilo division, Kianoush Rostami, who holds the world records for the clean & jerk and the total, both of which he set last year, did not try to beat his own 220-kilo record in the clean & jerk.
Iranian weightlifter cleared 185kg in the Snatch and a record 228kg in the clean and Jerk by winning gold medal, followed by Sobirov Farkhodbek of Uzbakistan with 181kg in Snatch and 210kg weight in the Clean and Jerk while Liu Hao of China, who also received a hamstring injury during the third attempt of the Clean and Jerk, cleared a weight of 176kg in the Snatch and 211kg in the Clean and Jerk.
Menu highlights include the jerk pit grill and barbecue that features babyback pork ribs, jerk sirloin steak, braised pork belly and the classic jerk chicken.
Pinkney, determined to secure a personal best at the competition, finished with a 41kg snatch and 65kg clean and jerk and a score of 121.
Tunisian athlete Nouha Landoulsi won the silver medal in the clean and jerk event by raising 105 kg at the junior world championships held last June in Tokyo.
The present work derives comprehensive method which can differentiate desired and perceivable frequencies from the test data and quantifies the actual jerk.
The Czech weightlifter, JiEOE[degrees] OrsEig, won the gold medal in the clean and jerk (+105 KG).
Lovchev had never lifted more than 257kg in training and he had to lift 264kg to beat Iranian Hossein Rezazadeh's clean & jerk and total world records, which had stood for 11 and 15 years respectively.
Alaskan Soda Jerk offers a variety of specialty fountain drinks, mostly Coca-Cola products mixed with juice and syrups.
Lin took the lead with a clean and jerk lift of 143kg for a 259kg aggregate which smashed the old world record of 257kg set back in 2007.
Circles representing each individual's "jerkish" behaviour overlap in what he terms "The Complete Jerk Quadrant.
Jerk chicken salad with papaya Serves 2 Ingredients 3-4 red chicory 4 boneless skinless chicken thighs, all visible fat removed 3 tsp rapeseed oil 1 lime - juice half and cut the other half into two wedges 1tsp jerk spice mix 2 tsp fresh oregano 2 tsp redcurrant jelly 2 tsp red wine vinegar 1 papaya, halved, deseeded, peeled and chopped 1 avocado, stoned, peeled and chopped New potatoes, to serve 1 Slice chicory leaves, thickly slice the base and set aside.