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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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Glendale has nine returning starters, Walker, Burpee, Choi, WR David Nguyen, LB Marquis Walker, QB Carlos Gutierrez, RB Luis Company and OL Jason Go.
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.
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She was born and raised in Leominster, daughter of Frank and Marion (Muchunsky) Burpee, and moved to Princeton in 1948.
Glendale 25, Hoover 7: Senior fullback Rami Burpee scored two touchdowns to lead the Dynamiters to a Pacific League win over the Tornadoes.
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Rami Burpee of Glendale (2-2) returned an interception 25 yards for a touchdown midway through the fourth quarter to account for the Dynamiters' only points.
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