omnium


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omnium

(ˈɒmnɪəm)
n
(Cycle Racing) a track cycling race comprising several different events
[from Latin omnium of all, from omnis all]

omnium

A track event in which the competitors ride in several races of different types.
References in classic literature ?
Omnium consensu capax imperii, nisi imperasset, saith Tacitus of Galba; but of Vespasian he saith, Solus imperantium, Vespasianus mutatus in melius; though the one was meant of sufficiency, the other of manners, and affection.
how doth ille optimus omnium patronus ?"--"I find," said Jones, "you do indeed know me; but I have not the like happiness of recollecting you."--"I do not wonder at that," cries Benjamin; "but I am surprized I did not know you sooner, for you are not in the least altered.
From one issue the notes of a piano, which a young lady in ringlets practises six hours daily, to the delight of the fellow- lodgers: at another, lovely Polly, the nurse-maid, may be seen dandling Master Omnium in her arms: whilst Jacob, his papa, is beheld eating prawns, and devouring the Times for breakfast, at the window below.
Nay, in the last capital, being, as it were, the cope-stone which our blessed founder placed on the pure and undefiled doctrine which he had enjoined, we are prohibited from offering, even to our sisters and our mothers, the kiss of affection ut omnium mulierum fugiantur oscula.
This sale is part of a divestiture required by the European Commission following Plastic Omnium's acquisition of Europe-based auto parts company Faurecia Auto Exterior.
Chris Latham secured silver in the omnium, while the duo of Mark Stewart and Germain Burton took bronze in the madison.
The 22-year-old is a double Olympic champion, winning gold at London 2012 in the team pursuit and the six-discipline omnium, but the points race has continually proved a problem in the past.
ENPNewswire-September 5, 2019--PLASTIC OMNIUM INVESTS IN AP VENTURES, A VENTURE CAPITAL FUND DEDICATED TO HYDROGEN
The second by Libby Morris and Tilly Stoddart in the J14 girls' double sculls omnium.
MADDIE Leech, 16, from Huddersfield has become the National Youth Omnium Champion.
Involving a cost consultant early during a project's life-cycle help future-proof feasibility studies, an expert from Dubai-based construction cost and contract management services firm Omnium International told Construction Week .
LAURA Kenny withdrew from yesterday's omnium at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Pruszkow.