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The physical and mental preparation for an exercise or activity in which a person is about to engage
Effects Warm-up increases core temperature, and temperature of muscles, tendons and ligaments, improving and facilitating proper range of motion; warm-ups should be light, easy movements that mimic the sport being practised

warm-up

(wōrm'ŭp)
A program of gradually increasing activity to raise muscle temperature and heart rate in preparation for more strenuous exercise; may be general (e.g., calisthenics) or specific (e.g., large muscle movements), to provide rehearsal of an activity (e.g., swinging a golf club).
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Wright steered England home by nine wickets in their final warmup game and although tougher tests than the Windies - and the Dutch - will follow, it was an encouraging performance.
France play their final warmup against Colombia in Paris tonight, with Thierry Henry set to win his 100th cap.
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The Widnes match takes place only six days before the Crusaders meet Australian rugby league champions and twice world title holders Brisbane Broncos in a World Club Challenge warmup match for the Aussies.
ENGLAND travel to Canberra for their final warmup match today, insisting their preparation for the triangular series against Australia and Sri Lanka is more important than the results in the build-up.
"We are looking to arrange two other major internationals during August 2003 so that we will have three warmup matches prior to the Rugby World Cup."
"We begin every day's training with an hour's ballet barre," says Sharon, and we've never gone onstage without a proper warmup." David admits that he still trains by plieing and pressing Sharon into the air while she stands on his hands, then continues with their one-hand aerial arabesque.