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burpee

(ˈbɜːpiː)
n
1. (Gymnastics) a squat thrust that starts and ends in a standing position
2. (Clothing & Fashion) US a piece of absorbent material placed on the shoulder while burping a baby
[C20: sense 1 from Burpee test, a measure of endurance and coordination devised by R.H. Burpee, US psychologist]
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Mark Street, Chris and Karen Kennedy of Millbury and more than a dozen other people of various ages started their Friday afternoon session doing 30 double-handed kettlebell swings and, without resting, three burpee box jumps, a combination that had them swinging weights, jumping on small platforms and doing pushups.
She was born and raised in Leominster, daughter of Frank and Marion (Muchunsky) Burpee, and moved to Princeton in 1948.
Arrangements are in the care of Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock Street, Rockland.
If you are looking for the best of the new introductions of vegetables and flowers, you are likely to find it in the Burpee catalog.