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exercise:

see physical fitnessphysical fitness,
combined good health and physical development. The object of any program of physical fitness is to maximize an individual's health, strength, endurance, and skill relative to age, sex, body build, and physiology.
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exercise

1. US and Canadian a ceremony or formal routine, esp at a school or college
2. Gymnastics a particular type of event, such as performing on the horizontal bar
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Kvist, "A comprehensive rehabilitation program with quadriceps strengthening in closed versus open kinetic chain exercise in patients with anterior cruciate ligament deficiency: A randomized clinical trial evaluating dynamic tibial translation and muscle function," American Journal of Sports Medicine, vol.
Closed kinetic chain exercises allow functional muscle recruitment patterns to occur throughout multiple joints and are frequently used in strengthening and functional rehabilitation of the lower limb.
Analysis of the data suggests that open kinetic chain exercise (isokinetic training) did not lead to functional improvements on a closed kinetic chain activity (Rapid Step Test).
Effectiveness of the open and closed kinetic chain exercises in the treatment of the patellofemoral pain syndrome.
Coactivation of the shoulder and arm muscles during closed kinetic chain exercises on an unstable surface.