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repetitions

repeats ('reps') of training actions at short or minimal intervals; contrast 'sets'.
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He's dreadfully imprudent,' muttered Brass, after he had listened to two or three repetitions of the chant.
To be sure our panegyrics were somewhat laconic, consisting in the repetition of that name, united with the potent adjective 'motarkee'.
She could make neither head nor tail of it, nor was there another word to give a clue to its meaning, so at last from constant repetition it became a commonplace and she gave it no further thought.
It was the hour of study; they were engaged in conning over their to- morrow's task, and the hum I had heard was the combined result of their whispered repetitions.
The superintendent of Lowood (for such was this lady) having taken her seat before a pair of globes placed on one of the tables, summoned the first class round her, and commenced giving a lesson on geography; the lower classes were called by the teachers: repetitions in history, grammar, &c.
The report of a Kenya National Examinations Council (Knec) study conducted over the past four years shows grade repetition among Standard Six pupils rose from 48.
After two familiarization sessions with the machine chest fly and the biceps curl exercises, the subjects performed the first load test session with a 10 repetition maximum load (10RM) for each exercise.
Altmann and K|hler present students, academics, and researchers with a collection of objective methods utilized in the detection and analysis of various forms of repetition of textual elements from a linguistic perspective.
Repetition is one of the important geometric properties that used to create flexible shape depending on simplicity [1].
A Foreign Office spokesman, in a statement, said that as in the past, Pakistan's security forces exercised maximum restraint and communicated first to the Afghan side about repetition of the serious violation through military channels.