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fitness

[′fit·nəs]
(genetics)
A measure of reproductive success for a genotype, based on the average number of surviving progeny of this genotype as compared to the average number of other, competing genotypes.
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I have asserted, that true honour and true virtue are almost synonymous terms, and they are both founded on the unalterable rule of right, and the eternal fitness of things; to which an untruth being absolutely repugnant and contrary, it is certain that true honour cannot support an untruth.
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7 percent of fifth-, seventh- and ninth-graders meeting or exceeding the fitness standards.
Fitness and the FBI have become nearly synonymous not only because law enforcement officers must remain physically capable to perform their duties but also because exercise can help them combat the stress associated with the emotional pressure of their profession.
Several people have filed lawsuits claiming competent treatment was not available quickly enough when they experienced a medical emergency at a fitness facility.
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Anytime Fitness members can now enjoy the flexibility of participating in more than 40 different group fitness classes, projected on a massive 150" high-definition screen, whenever they like, any hour of the day or night.
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January is the busiest month within the fitness industry.
In the last decade Life Fitness has led the revolution in merging entertainment with exercise equipment, so it's only fitting for us to offer integration with the iPod, which many of our customers use while they exercise.
A total of 170 of Muroc's fifth- and seventh-graders out of 531 tested met or exceeded fitness standards in six areas - cardiovascular endurance, percent of body fat, abdominal strength and endurance, trunk strength and flexibility, upper-body strength and endurance, and overall flexibility.
NASDAQ: BODY), a manufacturer of specialty home fitness equipment headquartered in Atlanta, earlier this year.