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2009-04-02 09:26:03

A member of the German Olympics equestrian team jumping squad has been suspended because his horse tested positive for a banned substance. Rider Christian Ahlmann was suspended for eight months, retroactive to August 2008, after the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Switzerland upheld an appeal, the group announced Thursday. Ahlmann is eligible to return to competition April 20. The CAS said after the Olympics team jumping competition, in which Germany finished eighth, Ahlmann's horse,...


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin