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bodybuilding

(bŏd′ē-bĭl′dĭng)
n.
The process of developing the musculature of the body through specific types of diet and physical exercise, such as weightlifting, especially for competitive exhibition.

bod′y·build′er n.

bodybuilding

(bod′ē-bild″ing)
The use of resistance training and weight training along with nutritional and/or pharmacological methods to increase muscle size in an effort to alter physical appearance.
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I managed to lose the weight because with the body-building if your weight is higher, it is complicated for your body.
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Distance runners who want to tone up, increase power and explosiveness, or alleviate impact force on joints are encouraged to weight train, usually in higher repetitions with lower weights than their strictly body-building friends.
Like the body-building magazines jammed under the base of Silent Account, which literally lift and tilt the work, Harrison's readymades work both as product placements and sculpturizing forces, asking us to think again about what makes a sculpture happen in this world.
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He obviously didn't need to lose weight since he was one of the scrawny ones who always asked for body-building tips.
Now John Ashcroft has linked Anderson to the chain of body-building abusers in baseball and other sports.
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