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English definition of “sporting”

sporting

adjective     /ˈspɔː.tɪŋ/ US  /ˈspɔːrt.ɪŋ/
relating to sports : The Olympics is the biggest sporting event in the world .Competing in sportCompeting and contending (non-sporting) old-fashioned showing fairness and respect towards an opposing team or player Justice and fairness
(Definition of sporting adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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