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Sports

sports activities or games, usually involving physical effort or skill. Reasons for engagement in sports include pleasure,... Read More

Fundamentals of Biomechanics: Equilibrium, Motion, and Deformation

Fundamentals of Biomechanics: Equilibrium, Motion, and Deformation  ... Read More

Metabolic Regulation: A Human Perspective

Metabolic Regulation: A Human Perspective     ... Read More

Strength Training Anatomy by F. Delavier

Strength Training Anatomy       ... Read More

Isotonic

Isotonic Definition What does isotonic mean? The term "isotonic" is used in physiology, anatomy, and physical chemistry.... Read More

Hyaline cartilage

Hyaline Cartilage Definition Firstly, let us ask, what is cartilage? Cartilage is a tough and flexible material. It can be... Read More

Antagonistic Muscle

Definition of Antagonistic Muscle What does the term “antagonistic” mean? As the name suggests, the word antagonistic... Read More

Mutation

Mutation is a permanent, heritable change in the nucleotide sequence or the process by which such a change occurs in a gene... Read More

Arboreal

Arboreal Definition Arbor is a Latin word meaning "tree". Thus, arboreal means "related to or pertaining to trees". The... Read More

Secular

secular 1. A secular ecclesiastic, or one not bound by monastic rules. 2. A church official whose functions are confined to... Read More

Physical fitness

Definition noun A general state of well-being and good health in which performance is optimal, i.e. effectively and... Read More

Sex, Evolution and Behavior

Sex, Evolution and Behavior      ... Read More

Ring

ring A circle, or a circular line, or anything in the form of a circular line or hoop. 2. Specifically, a circular ornament... Read More

Race

Definition noun (1) A group or population of humans categorized on the basis of various sets of heritable characteristics... Read More

Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How It Changed America [ABRIDGED] [AUDIOBOOK]

Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How It Changed America ... Read More

Comparative Biomechanics: Life’s Physical World

Comparative Biomechanics: Life's Physical World      ... Read More

Anaerobic exercise

Definition noun A form of exercise involving highly intense activities that triggers anaerobic metabolism, especially when... Read More