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Subject Category
L Animal Science and Animal Products
S Biological Sciences
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Scope Note
For periodic use of specific sets of movements for the purpose of physical conditioning; to describe the movements made by animals or humans as they accomplish their routine tasks USE physical activity.
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Used For
aerobic exercise
aerobics (exercise)
anaerobic exercise
isometric exercise
physical conditioning
physical exercise
warm-up exercise
Broader Term
physical activity
Narrower Term
strength training
Related Term
cardiorespiratory fitness
exercise equipment
exercise test
peak oxygen uptake
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