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exergaming

[ek-ser-gey-ming] /ˈɛk sərˌgeɪ mɪŋ/
noun
1.
the activity of playing video games that involve physical exertion and are thought of as a form of exercise:
Exergaming with a balance board or modified exercise bike is a great way to burn calories.
Origin
2000-2005
2000-05; exer(cise) + gaming
Related forms
exergame, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for exergame

exergaming

/ˈɛksəˌɡeɪmɪŋ/
noun
1.
the playing of video games that require rigorous physical exercise and are intended as a work-out, such as those in which players race a virtual bicycle on-screen by pedalling a simulator resembling an exercise bike
Word Origin
C21: from exercise + gaming
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