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The rule change … would see Radcliffe's record of two hours 15 minutes 25 seconds set in London in 2003 downgraded to a world best while the Briton's time of 2:17.42 … would become the new record.
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
a 'U'-shaped piece of metal fitted on the side of a boat to hold an oar in position
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
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