(also blood boosting)
The injection of oxygenated blood into an athlete before an event in an attempt to enhance athletic performance.
- 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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Syllabification: blood dop·ing
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