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    the prosthetic (=artificial) leg which has a curved blade where it touches the ground, used by athletes in the paralympics who have had one or both legs amputated

    Pistorius, known as the Blade Runner, claimed the length of his rival's running blades gave him an unfair advantage.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 04/09/2012
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