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preparation of animals for special occasions of stress, e.g. parturition, exhibition at fairs and shows. Includes additional feed, exercise, grooming, handling.

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Q. I mean what this fitness is all about….. I know nutritious diet is important for good health but why is the need for fitness …..I mean what this fitness is all about…..

A. Fitness can help you live longer and has been proven to help the body, muscles, bones not age as much as if you were inactive...

Q. What does the concept of fitness stands for?

A. Dagmar said it well.

Q. what does fitness include?

A. The term 'fitness' refers to general fitness (a state of health and well-being) and specific fitness (the ability to perform specific aspects of sports or occupations).Physical fitness is the functioning of the heart, blood vessels, lungs, and muscles to function at optimum efficiency, therefore, it is now defined as the body’s ability to function efficiently.

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Confirmability is attained if the other three evaluative criteria are met; based on the study's credibility, fittingness, and auditability, this study meets confirmability requirements.
The results also showed that the back pain was significantly associated with the fittingness of driver's seat, the driven distance, the roughness of road which related to the amount of vibrations and work-related stress, as well as, their working history.
I do, however, argue that the candidate view, which I will call Desert as Fittingness (or DAF),1 merits additional attention.
The first included Sale and Brazil's (2004) criteria: (1) internal validity for quantitative findings and credibility for qualitative findings, (2) external validity for quantitative findings and transferability or fittingness for qualitative findings, (3) reliability for quantitative findings and dependability for qualitative findings, and (4) objectivity for quantitative findings and confirmability for qualitative findings (specific criteria are listed in Table 3).
2) Transferability or "generalizability or fittingness of study findings to other settings" (Jackson 2003, 183) was judged by the relevance of emerging themes to other studies of perception of environmental risk in place.
Fittingness or transferability was built into the design of the project.
If the experience of logical 'correctness' is the experience of a certain kind of fittingness, so that the 'ugliness' of a painting and the 'ugliness' of an inference are in some sense continuous, then the perception of the logical force of reason is a special case or range of an aesthetic responsiveness to what may be described as [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII].
He covers Christological methods, the election of Jesus Christ, the pre-existence of Christ, the fittingness of the virgin birth, Christ and the embryo, whether Christ was sinless or impeccable, materialist Christology, and multiple incarnations.
Substantiating the findings with other women experiencing child to mother violence, and situating them within the literature determined their fittingness and confirmability, respectively.
Father Moss added: "You really sense a lovely kind of continuity and fittingness.
A certain fittingness of world to mind [convenientia entis ad intellectum]" thus yields what Fergus Kerr calls a "radically non-interiorist account of the self," one that no longer involves some hermetic Cartesian cogito wrestling with medium-sized dry goods.
21) Furthermore, it explains why cultural creations have a sense of fittingness and context.