Definition of oxygen debt in English:
A temporary oxygen shortage in the body tissues arising from exercise.
- When lactic acid fills the muscles or painful oxygen debt occurs, the body screams for rest.
- And you get to watch less prudent swimmers go out fast then fall apart later as fatigue and oxygen debt hit.
- The problem is not oxygen debt, but carbon dioxide build up.
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