exercise physiology

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exercise physiology

[‚ek·sər‚sīz ‚fiz·ē′äl·ə·jē]
(medicine)
A field of sports medicine that involves the study of the body's response to physical stress; comprises the science of fitness, the preservation of fitness, and the role of fitness in the prevention and treatment of disease.
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