What is the noun for sporting?

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  1. (countable) Any activity that uses physical exertion or skills competitively under a set of rules that is not based on aesthetics.
  2. (countable) A person who exhibits either good or bad sportsmanship.
  3. (countable) Somebody who behaves or reacts in an admirable manner, a good sport.
  4. (obsolete) That which diverts, and makes mirth; pastime; amusement.
  5. (obsolete) Mockery; derision.
  6. (countable) A toy; a plaything; an object of mockery.
  7. (uncountable) Gaming for money as in racing, hunting, fishing.
  8. (biology) A plant or an animal, or part of a plant or animal, which has some peculiarity not usually seen in the species; an abnormal variety or growth. The term encompasses both mutants and organisms with non-genetic developmental abnormalities such as birth defects.
  9. (slang, countable) A sportsman; a gambler.
  10. (obsolete, uncountable) An amorous dalliance.
  11. (informal, usually singular) A friend or acquaintance (chiefly used when speaking to the friend in question)
  12. (obsolete) Play; idle jingle.
  13. Synonyms:
    1. play, ridicule, fun, game, recreation, derision, joking, mockery, kidding, teasing, banter, fun, laughingstock, mockery, target, mock, butt, joke, pastime, jest, joshing, merriment, raillery, frolicking, mirth, mark, jest, badinage, rollicking, derision, relaxation, dalliance, frolic, entertainment, frolic, jest, exercise, drollery, diversion, jollification, trifling, mummery, amusement, plaything, horseplay, jollity, escapade, buffoon, nonsense, jestee
  1. The property of being sporty.
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