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Kegel exercise

[key-guh l, kee-] /ˈkeɪ gəl, ˈki-/
noun
1.
Often, Kegel exercises. exercise performed to strengthen the pubococcygeus and other muscles of the pelvic floor, in order to control incontinence, improve sexual response, etc.
Also called Kegel.
Origin
named after Arnold H. Kegel (1894-1981), American gynecologist
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