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  1. Contesting

    of Contest

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  1. Contesting

    Contesting is a competitive activity pursued by amateur radio operators. In a contest, an amateur radio station, which may be operated by an individual or a team, seeks to contact as many other amateur radio stations as possible in a given period of time and exchange information. Rules for each competition define the amateur radio bands, the mode of communication that may be used, and the kind of information that must be exchanged. The contacts made during the contest contribute to a score by which stations are ranked. Contest sponsors publish the results in magazines and on web sites. Contesting grew out of other amateur radio activities in the 1920s and 1930s. As transoceanic communications with amateur radio became more common, competitions were formed to challenge stations to make as many contacts as possible with amateur radio stations in other countries. Contests were also formed to provide opportunities for amateur radio operators to practice their message handling skills, used for routine or emergency communications across long distances. Over time, the number and variety of radio contests has increased, and many amateur radio operators today pursue the sport as their primary amateur radio activity.

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How to say contesting in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contesting in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contesting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of contesting in a Sentence

  1. Ross Garber:

    These are allegations related solely to Dr. Kosinski's private investments, they are unrelated to Edward Kosinski medical practice or Edward Kosinski patients. Edward Kosinski is contesting the allegations.

  2. Benjamin Franklin:

    Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch. Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the vote!

  3. Phillip Gregory:

    The administration has done an inadequate job in getting where we need to be [in protecting the environment] and contesting this case is just another example of how [Obama] is supporting the fossil fuel industry.

  4. Halil Karaveli:

    He seems to have scared Davutoglu into toeing his line by raising the specter of his man Binali Yildirim contesting the leadership.

  5. Than Nyunt:

    If we're contesting, we have to win. This is politics.

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