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bodybuilding

[bod-ee-bil-ding] /ˈbɒd iˌbɪl dɪŋ/
noun
1.
the act or practice of exercising, lifting weights, etc., so as to develop the muscles of the body.
Also, body-building, body building.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; from the verb phrase build (up one's) body; see -ing1
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Examples for bodybuilding
  • Nowhere is this more apparent than in the world of bodybuilding.
  • But what you they need to turn this into a bodybuilding supplement.
  • They shared an interest in bodybuilding and hung out at the same gym.
  • He has served as a judge for numerous bodybuilding events as well as promoting and holding several bodybuilding contests.
  • It was popular with the bodybuilding community, as it was believed to stimulate the production of growth hormones.

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