Staleness


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A persistent decline in performance due to high-volume, high-intensity training (over-training), which affects up to 2/3 of elite long-distance runners at some point in their careers Features Sleep disturbances; muscle soreness, perceptual changes—familiar routines seem more difficult—clinically significant depression

o·ver·train·ing syn·drome

(ō'vĕr-trān'ing sin'drōm)
A group of symptoms resulting from excessive physical training; includes fatigue, poor exercise performance, frequent upper-respiratory tract infections, altered mood, general malaise, weight loss, muscle stiffness and soreness, and loss of interest in high-level training.
Synonym(s): burnout, staleness.
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The pungent air of staleness pervades, exacerbated by a paucity of sly visual gags and pithy pop culture references.
But, sensibly, the game is built wholesale around the dynamitearcadey combat, avoiding staleness through the ability to switch between your gang of four, each with a different lethal technique.
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Brown must not mistake continuity for staleness, but should open the doors of the governor's office to fresh breezes.
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Secondly, the writing contains too many cliches in the characters, which detracts from the novel's originality and flavor, and leaves readers with an impression of staleness. This prevents Fallout from rising to its true potential.