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bod·y·build·ing

 (bŏd′ē-bĭl′dĭng)
n.
The process of developing the musculature of the body through specific types of diet and physical exercise, such as weightlifting, especially for competitive exhibition.

bod′y·build′er n.

bodybuilder

(ˈbɒdɪbɪldə) or

body builder

n
(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) a person who performs regular exercises designed to make the muscles of the body conspicuous
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bodybuilder - someone who does special exercises to develop a brawny musculaturebodybuilder - someone who does special exercises to develop a brawny musculature
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
Translations
kulturista
bodybuilder
kehonrakentaja
testépítő
binaragawan
bodybuilder
culturista
bodybuilder

bodybuilder

[ˈbɒdɪˌbɪldəʳ] Nculturista mf

bodybuilder

body builder [ˈbɒdibɪldər] nculturiste mf

bodybuilder

n culturista mf, fisicoculturista mf
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