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an athletic competition in which a javelin is thrown as far as possible

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a spear thrown as a weapon or in competitive field events

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With javelins snatched from the wall he wrought havoc among the foremost of the Okarians while we battled with the insensate metal that stood between our fellows and freedom.
Now they are repulsed by a deadly shower of javelins from the wall's top!
Several Javelin test stations will be used as multiple test stations, capable of testing both missiles.
The US Army has awarded the Raytheon-Lockheed Martin Javelin Joint Venture a $1.2 B multiyear contract for the production of Javelin anti-tank weapon systems.
Armienti & Brooks, Javelin Technologies and Bleakley Platt Remsen Millham & Curran, LLP are the newest tenants to take advantage of one of the most aggressively priced, renovated pre-war buildings in Downtown Manhattan.
The widow of a teacher killed last year in a freak accident involving a javelin yesterday called for the sport to be banned in schools.
Jay Silvester of Brigham Young, a former world-record holder in the discus, is in charge of the throws: discus, javelin, shot put and hammer.
Javelin Systems Inc, the Irvine, California-based provider of open system point-of-sale computer terminals, said Monday that it will acquire Dynamic Technologies Inc, a Philadelphia-based provider of custom internet/intranet software and services, for $15m in cash and stock.
(NYSE: STI) has announced Javelin has named the bank as a leader in the 2018 Online Banking and Mobile Banking Scorecards, the company said.
Symantec announced the acquisition of Javelin Networks, a privately held company that offers advanced software technology to defend enterprises against Active Directory-based attacks.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala: The rankings are out, and Javelin Strategy & Research anew ranked Regions Bank as a Javelin Trust in Banking Leader.
Full results: U15 Vivian Duruh - gold in shot put; U17 Hayley Berry - silver in shot put and silver in discus; U15 Finn Milligan - bronze in javelin; V40 Graeme Ferguson - bronze in shot put; U20 Emily McNicol - gold in high jump and silver in 400 hurdles; U20 James Gillon - silver in 800m; U20 James McClafferty - gold in 400m; U13 Jessie Gilchrist - gold in 1500m; U13 Issac Burnett Green - bronze in shot putt and bronze in javelin; U15 Dawn Russell - silver in javelin and silver in hammer; U15 Shannon Gough - bronze in shot put; U17 Leah Keisler - gold in long jump and gold in 300m hurdles; U15 Calvin Simpson - bronze in shot put; U17 Katie Foss - bronze in 300m.
By AYUMBA AYODIKenya's javelin thrower Alex Kiprotich is harbouring big dreams as the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast draw closer.Kiprotich believes throwing beyond 80 metres for his personal best will open doors for him on the big stage in a game he embraced as a primary school pupil in Mount Elgon in 2006.
JAVELIN was highlighted at DPS World exhibition in Lahore, as an affordable solution for test markets, short runs and large volume requirements.