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bar·bell

 (bär′bĕl′)
n.
A bar with adjustable weights at each end, lifted for sport or exercise.

barbell

(ˈbɑːˌbɛl)
n
(Weightlifting) a metal rod to which heavy discs are attached at each end for weightlifting exercises

bar•bell

(ˈbɑrˌbɛl)

n.
a weightlifting apparatus consisting of a bar with replaceable weights attached to the ends.
[1885–1890]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.barbell - a bar to which heavy discs are attached at each endbarbell - a bar to which heavy discs are attached at each end; used in weightlifting
exercising weight, free weight, weight - sports equipment used in calisthenic exercises and weightlifting; it is not attached to anything and is raised and lowered by use of the hands and arms
Translations

barbell

[ˈbɑːbel] N (Sport) → haltera f, pesas fpl

barbell

nHantel f
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