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finish

Sport ability to sprint at the end of a race

Finish

The texture, color, and other properties of a surface that may affect its appearance.

finish

[′fin·ish]
(materials)
A chemical or other material applied to surfaces to protect them, to alter their appearances, or to modify their physical properties; finishes can be physically, chemically, or electrolytically applied and have value for fabrics and fibers, metals, paper products, plastics, woods, and so on.
The ultimate quality, condition, or appearance of the surface of a material.

finish

1. The texture, color, and smoothness of a surface, and other properties affecting appearance.
2. The texture and smoothness of a concrete surface after compacting and finishing operations have been performed.
4.See finishing.
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Samson, who competed in the Northern Individual Regional, contributed to Valencia's third-place score of 407 at the Northern Team Sectional, helping the Vikings become one of only three area teams to compete in the Southern Section final, in which they finished 10th.
In story ballet, which is my favorite thing to do, it's finished when it feels right to me.
Oakwood of North Hollywood's Aric Van Halen (15:58) finished fourth individually.
It was almost 15 hours after the first motorcycle team finished the race.
Flacks didn't match her 2005 finish, when she finished 25th to earn All- American honors, but made a strong push over the final half of the multi- loop course over bumpy grass.
But he has not finished outside the top two in the past four races, and has retaken the Chase lead.
Lovemark finished with a three-round total of 4-under 209 and Im shot a 4-over 217, including a final-round score of 70.