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A bar with adjustable weights at each end, lifted for sport or exercise.

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(Weightlifting) a metal rod to which heavy discs are attached at each end for weightlifting exercises
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a weightlifting apparatus consisting of a bar with replaceable weights attached to the ends.
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Noun1.barbell - a bar to which heavy discs are attached at each endbarbell - a bar to which heavy discs are attached at each end; used in weightlifting
exercising weight, free weight, weight - sports equipment used in calisthenic exercises and weightlifting; it is not attached to anything and is raised and lowered by use of the hands and arms
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[ˈbɑːbel] N (Sport) → haltera f, pesas fpl
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nHantel f
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In the first attempt, a Kyrgyzstani lifted a barbell weighing 202 kg.
In the snatch, the athlete lifted a barbell weighing 121 kg and ranked second, while in the clean and jerk, he coped with a rod weighing 150 kg.
While lifting weights early Sunday (April 22) morning, a man at a gym in western Taiwan's Taichung is in critical condition after a barbell fell on his neck while attempting a solo bench press, reported Apple Daily.
Barbell lifting can appear intimidating if all you have seen of it is heavily muscled bros benching at your local gym.