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weight training

n.
Weightlifting done as a training program for improving or maintaining overall fitness, strength, or endurance.
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weight training

n
(Weightlifting) physical exercise involving lifting weights to improve muscle performance
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weight′ train`ing


n.
weightlifting done as a conditioning exercise.
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Translations

weight training

n to do weight trainingallenarsi con i pesi
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Good Sports supplies schools and organizations in need with sports equipment, and Doherty assistant principal Ed Capstick applied to the Quincy-based nonprofit organization for help in upgrading the athletic department's weight room. Good Sports recruited Geico insurance to pay for the weights, bars, benches and rubber flooring that were unveiled yesterday at the school.
Initially named the 'Cardiff Academy', the building will be a community facility with large and small sports halls, meeting rooms, weight room and an office.
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