DNF


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DNF

abbreviation for
1. (Motor Racing) did not finish
2. (Athletics (Track & Field)) did not finish
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Speaking about yesterday's DNF ruling, she added: "I'm gobsmacked.
A DNF is the recorded result when a skier straddles a gate or loses control and skis off the course in a manner as to not finish the run.
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The disadvantages of the DNF include limited flap mobility and the possibility, although minimal, of ischemia that could result in a defect much larger than the original.
020, 10 Mark Webber (Aus) Jaguar at 1 lap, 11 Jacques Villeneuve (Can) Renault at 1 lap, 12 Michael Schumacher (Ger) Ferrari at 1 lap, 13 Nick Heidfeld (Ger) Jordan Cosworth at 1 lap, 14 Olivier Panis (Fra) Toyota Toyota at 1 lap, 15 Timo Glock (Ger) Jordan Cosworth at 1 lap, 16 Zsolt Baumgartner (Hun) Minardi Cosworth at 3 laps, 17 Gianmaria Bruni (Ita) Minardi Cosworth DNF 48 laps, 18 Ralf Schumacher (Ger) Williams BMW DNF 40 laps, 19 Ricardo Zonta (Bra) Toyota DNF 39 laps, 20 Christian Klien (Aut) Jaguar DNF 13 laps Fastest lap: Michael Schumacher 1:32.
979, 12 Felipe Massa (Bra) Sauber Petronas 52 laps, 13 Christian Klien (Aut) Jaguar 52 laps, 14 Nick Heidfeld (Ger) Jordan Cosworth 52 laps, 15 Zsolt Baumgartner (Hun) Minardi Cosworth 50 laps, 16 Fernando Alonso (Spa) Renault Renault DNF 40 laps, 17 Giorgio Pantano (Ita) Jordan Cosworth DNF 33 laps, 18 Gianmaria Bruni (Ita) Minardi Cosworth DNF 29 laps, 19 Kimi Raikkonen (Fin) McLaren Mercedes DNF 13 laps, 20 Olivier Panis (Fra) Toyota DNF 0 laps.
Not Classified: 16 Giorgio Pantano (Ita) Jordan Cosworth DNF 51 laps, 17 Jarno Trulli (Ita) Renault DNF 44 laps, 18 Ricardo Zonta (Bra) Toyota DNF 36 laps, 19 Felipe Massa (Bra) Sauber Petronas DNF 21 laps, 20 Kimi Raikkonen (Fin) McLaren Mercedes DNF 13 laps.
A car must cross the finish line after 24 hours to be classified, which leads to dramatic scenes where damaged cars wait in the pits or on the edge of the track close to the finish line for hours, then restart their engines and crawl across the finish line one last time in order to finish after the 24 hours and be listed with a finishing distance, rather than dismissed with DNF (Did Not Finish).
6] There was also much uncertainty about the manner of death for injury deaths, as there is no field for such information on the DNF, and doctors often fail to report it in the cause-of-death section.
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