muscle building

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.muscle building - exercise that builds muscles through tensionmuscle building - exercise that builds muscles through tension
exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion, workout - the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit; "the doctor recommended regular exercise"; "he did some exercising"; "the physical exertion required by his work kept him fit"
weightlift, weightlifting - bodybuilding by exercise that involves lifting weights
weight gaining - bodybuilding that increases muscle mass and body weight
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Kris Gethin's Muscle Building Trainer - Your Guide To Building Maximum Muscle in 12-Weeks
Nutrition and enhanced sports performance; muscle building, endurance, and strength.
However, as far as for muscle building Wise says, "swimming and water aerobics are like doing pushups on a mountain of feather pillows.
Also, features cardio-vascular equipment, free weights and muscle building machines.
Make no mistake, if you take this training seriously, working your way through the yoga, muscle building, cardio-vascular and balancing games, you could seriously improve your health.
Nasar Khan, 25, kept nine unlicensed pitbulls chained up and in pens - along with a dog treadmill and muscle building drugs.
Its products, which include muscle building drinks, are listed in selected Waitrose stores and in 70 Asda stores.
I'm in early every morning,working double sessions on muscle building but there's still that one big step, to play a competitive game, and I'm not quite there.
The test, taken in Ireland on February 18, revealed traces of the banned anabolic steroid nandrolone which speeds up the process of muscle building and recovery.
Since many of the observed side effects of steroids--anecdotal, apocryphal, or otherwise--most likely result from excessive or improper use of the drug, one wonders: Can steroids be used for muscle building with a reasonable degree of safety?
Eating adequate carbohydrate fuels the body with the right kind of energy for tough workouts and saves amino acids for muscle building and recovery.
5 percent increase in serum creatinine, an indicator of muscle building.