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  • n. Plural form of endomorph.


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  • Rhubarbin' endomorphs toil amid indiff'rent waves an' mellow-harshin' shots o' chilblains

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  • While endomorphs have a harder time than other body types in losing fat, even in the most extreme cases they can be just as fit as other body types.

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  • For endomorphs with larger breasts, some adjustments may be in order.

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  • Maybe designers should be required to make clothing for all three of the basic body somatotypes: ectomorphs, mesomorphs and endomorphs.

    "The man of the moment is an urchin, a wraith or an underfed runt."

  • Basketball players are tall and thin ectomorphs with sprinter muscle fibers, and sumo wrestlers are endomorphs with short legs and a low center of gravity, while football players are mesomorphs with muscles built for endurance and strength.

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  • It's a cacophony played by an orchestra of phlegm-hocking, jay-walking, coffee-slurping pedestrians, moronic bike salmon, malicious cellphone-cradling delivery truck drivers, deranged cab drivers in exotic religious headgear, doughy endomorphs in drifting SUVs, and riders for whom the highest expression of cycling is the crosswalk trackstand during which they stare deep into space in a desperate attempt to maintain their precarious balance like candy-colored pointers locking on to birds.

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  • They knew what sold—shapely female endomorphs with bronze bras, embattled male mesomorphs clad in muscle, and frightful alien monsters in search of a human meal.

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  • Watching some endomorphs swim, hike 6 miles up a Colorado mountain leaving chisled body types in the dust...

    "If we went back to the obesity rates that existed in 1980, that would save the Medicare system a trillion dollars."

  • Thousands of young men and women, sometimes with metal pins taped to their spines for his measurements—endomorphs, meso-morphs—is this ringing a bell?

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  • Body types have traditionally been classified into three rather general categories: ectomorphs, which are lean and sinewy; endomorphs, which are bulkier; and meso-morphs, which are nearly perfectly symmetrical.

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