Definition of blood doping in English:

blood doping

Line breaks: blood dop¦ing


[mass noun]
  • The injection of oxygenated blood into an athlete before an event in an (illegal) attempt to enhance athletic performance.
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    • Michael then described the methods of illegal performance enhancement: drugs and blood doping.
    • Using oxygen in high-altitude mountaineering is like blood doping in cycling.
    • A section on ‘prohibited techniques’ covers such items as blood doping and physical manipulation to alter test results.

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