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Synonyms for exercise

Synonyms for exercise

energetic physical action

repetition of an action so as to develop or maintain one's skill

to bring to bear steadily or forcefully

to subject to or engage in forms of exertion in order to train, strengthen, or condition

to carry out the functions, requirements, or terms of

Synonyms for exercise

a task performed or problem solved in order to develop skill or understanding


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put to use

carry out or practice

give a workout to

learn by repetition

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In the present study, the caffeine in coffee was used to treat DOMS caused by eccentric exercise, since it was easier than other therapeutic methods (e.
Comparison between old and young men for changes in makers of muscle damage following voluntary eccentric exercise of the elbow flexors.
The aim of this study was to determine the effects of warm-up and cool-down on muscle soreness following eccentric exercise.
1997) A comparison of the effects of concentric versus eccentric exercise on force and position sense at the human elbow joint.
It is important to recognize the potentially different effects of concentric versus eccentric exercise on the neuromuscular system.
The exact mechanisms by which eccentric exercise exerts its beneficial effects are incompletely understood.
The main conclusions of this study are based on outcome measurements taken at four months, which showed no significant difference between eccentric exercise and SWT in the treatment of Achilles tendinopathy.
Rodenburg, et al: Warm-up, Stretching, and Massage Diminish Harmful Effects of Eccentric Exercise, Intl.
Muscle biopsies have revealed that eccentric exercise causes more damage to the Z-bands in sarcomeres and myofibrils, followed by a major inflammatory reaction, loss of muscle functionality and delayed pain as compared to concentric exercise (Gibala et al.
The authors conclude that, "the primary finding of this study was that dietary supplementation with Wonderful variety pomegranate extract (POMx) compared to placebo improves the recovery of isometric strength during the 48-72 hour period after eccentric exercise.
Eccentric exercise is recommended when an injury is clear of inflammation.
Introduction: Eccentric exercise often results in decreases in strength parameters such as concentric torque production.
Unless taught the value of eccentric exercise (lowering a weight), most athletes will sacrifice form during the lowering phase in exchange for the ability to lift more weight or do more reps.
Introduction: Eccentric exercise leading to delayed onset muscle soreness (DOMS) occurs when the muscle must generate unaccustomed eccentric force for an increased intensity and/or duration.
The study was based on a Post Exercise Muscle Soreness model, wherein experimentally induced muscle soreness was introduced to the subjects using an eccentric exercise of the First Dorsal Interosseous hand muscle.