from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The lifting of heavy weights in a prescribed manner as an exercise or in athletic competition.
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- n. A sport in which competitors lift heavy weights in two events: the snatch and the clean and jerk.
- n. A form of exercise in which weights are lifted.
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- n. bodybuilding by exercise that involves lifting weights
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