aerobics


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aer·o·bics

 (â-rō′bĭks)
n. (used with a sing. or pl. verb)
1. A system of physical conditioning designed to enhance circulatory and respiratory efficiency that involves vigorous sustained exercise, such as jogging, swimming, or cycling.
2. A program of physical fitness that involves such exercise.

[From aerobic.]

aerobics

(ɛəˈrəʊbɪks)
n
(functioning as singular) any system of sustained exercises designed to increase the amount of oxygen in the blood and strengthen the heart and lungs
aerˈobicist n

aer•o•bics

(ɛəˈroʊ bɪks)

n.
(used with a pl. v.) any of various sustained exercises, as jogging, calisthenics, and vigorous dancing, designed esp. to stimulate and strengthen the heart.
[1965–70; probably shortened from aerobic exercises on the model of calisthenics]

aerobics

a form of physical activity characterized by strenuous exercise of many muscle groups and intended to increase muscle tone and cardiovascular fitness. — aerobic, adj.
See also: Athletics
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aerobics - exercise that increases the need for oxygenaerobics - exercise that increases the need for oxygen
cardiopulmonary exercise - exercise intended to strengthen the circulatory system
Translations
aerobik
aerobic
aerobic
aerobik
エアロビクス
에어로빅
aerobika
aerobics
แอโรบิกส์
thể dục nhịp điệu

aerobics

[ɛəˈrəʊbɪks] NPLaerobic msing
I do aerobicshago aerobic

aerobics

[ɛəˈrəʊbɪks]
n
(= exercise) → aérobic f
(also aerobics class) → cours m d'aérobic
I'm going to aerobics tonight → Je vais au cours d'aérobic ce soir., Je vais à l'aérobic ce soir.
modif [instructor, teacher] → d'aérobic

aerobics

n singAerobic nt; to do aerobicsAerobic machen

aerobics

[ɛəˈrəʊbɪks] nsgaerobica

aerobics

تـَمَارِينٌ رِيَاضِيَّة aerobik aerobic Aerobic αεροβική aerobic, aeróbica aerobic aérobic aerobik ginnastica aerobica エアロビクス 에어로빅 aerobics aerobic aerobik aeróbica аэробика aerobics แอโรบิกส์ aerobik thể dục nhịp điệu 有氧健身操

aer·o·bics

n. aeróbic, técnica gimnástica que consiste en ejercicios y calistenia combinados con una rutina de baile.

aerobics

npl aeróbic m, aeróbics mpl (esp. Mex), aeróbicos (esp. SA); low impact — aeróbic (aeróbics, aeróbicos) de bajo impacto
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