exergaming

exergaming

[ek-ser-gey-ming]
noun
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:
2000–05; exer(cise) + gaming

exergame, noun
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exergaming (ˈɛksəˌɡeɪmɪŋ)
 
n
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
 
[C21: from exercise + gaming]

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