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warm-up

or warm·up (wôrm′ŭp′)
n.
1.
a. The act or procedure of warming up, especially in preparation for an athletic event.
b. A period spent in warming up.
c. warm-ups The exercises or activities used for warming up.
2. warmups Clothing, such as a sweatsuit, designed to be worn before or after participation in an athletic event.
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Translations

warm-ups

pl (US) → Trainingsanzug m
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