combining weight


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Noun1.combining weight - the atomic weight of an element that has the same combining capacity as a given weight of another element; the standard is 8 for oxygen
atomic mass, atomic weight, relative atomic mass - (chemistry) the mass of an atom of a chemical element expressed in atomic mass units
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Combining weight training and aerobic activity leads to the most optimal results.
Combining weight training and aerobic activity leads to even better results in terms of maintaining a healthy weight and waistline, the findings showed, Khaleej Times reported.
Researchers said the findings from this trial suggested that intensive weight loss may have both anti-inflammatory and biomechanical benefits; when combining weight loss with exercise, patients can safely achieve a mean long-term weight loss of more than 10 percent, with an associated improvement in symptoms greater than with either intervention alone.