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plyometrics

Line breaks: plyo|met¦rics
Pronunciation: /ˌplʌɪə(ʊ)ˈmɛtrɪks/

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Definition of plyometrics in English:

plural noun

[treated as singular]
A form of exercise that involves rapid and repeated stretching and contracting of the muscles, designed to increase strength.

Origin

1970s: from Greek plio 'more' + metric1.

Derivatives

plyometric

1
adjective

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