setting-up exercises

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setting-up exercises

[set-ing-uhp]
noun
any of various exercises, as deep knee bends and push-ups, for improving one's posture, muscle tone, or limberness, or for reducing one's weight.
Also called set-ups.


Origin:
1895–1900

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