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A trademark for an artificial grasslike ground covering.
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(General Sporting Terms) a type of grasslike artificial surface used for playing fields and lawns
[C20: from Astro(dome), the baseball stadium in Texas where it was first used + turf]
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(ˈæs trəˌtɜrf)
a carpetlike covering made of vinyl and nylon to resemble turf.
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® [ˈæstrəʊtɛːf] Ncésped m artificial
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Building on the success of the London 2012 Olympic Games experience, the innovative artificial turf solution based on Dow's polyethylene (PE) and polyurethane (PU) technologies was the official playing surface for hockey competitions during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, at the Deodoro Olympic Park.
The prospective cohort study entitled 'Incidence, Mechanisms, and Severity of Game-Related High School Football Injuries Across Artificial Turf Systems of Various Infill Weight - A Four-Year Study', consists in the analysis of injury-related data from high school games played on artificial turf.