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burnout

[′bərn‚au̇t]
(aerospace engineering)
An act or instance of fuel or oxidant depletion or of depletion of both at once.
The time at which this depletion occurs.
The point on a rocket trajectory at which this depletion occurs.
(electricity)
Failure of a device due to excessive heat produced by excessive current.
(engineering)
An instance of a device or a part overheating so as to result in destruction or damage.
(graphic arts)
A degree of exposure of a diazo-coated material that renders the film incapable of producing density when developed because the photosensitive diazo component has been destroyed.
(nucleonics)
To receive the greatest amount of radiation permissible during a given time.
The point at which the heat flux across a surface causes film-blanketing of the surface, resulting in a drop in the film heat-transfer coefficient, overheating, and possible surface failure.
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According to the American Psychiatric Association, there are two subtypes of this condition, but concerningly the one that most closely resembles overtraining syndrome is known as major depression (Yudofsky and Hales, 1992).
This can directly be associated with the overtraining syndrome. Thus our strength and conditioning coach's routines must be carefully assessed in order to prevent overtraining.
The unknown mechanism of the overtraining syndrome - Clues from depression and psychoneuroimmunology.
Prevention, diagnosis and the treatment of the Overtraining Syndrome. Eur J Sport Sci 2006;6:1-14.
The haematological, biochemical profile of athletes suffering from the overtraining syndrome. Eur.
If you experience psychological changes, and suspect overtraining syndrome, plasma catecholamine measurements should be done by a physician.
Yet, there seem to be many definitions describing the overtraining syndrome (OTS).
True (A) or false (B)--click on the correct answer: A general description of the overtraining syndrome is 'prolonged maladaptation'.
Aggressive training practices without adequate recovery can lead to staleness, overtraining syndrome, injury, and burnout, and this is not the exclusive domain of competitive athletes.
diagnosis and the actual determination of overtraining syndrome. The
This condition has been called "burnout," (24) "overtraining syndrome," (25) or "unexplained underperformance syndrome." (26) Barron and Noakes (27) suggested that the overtraining syndrome is due to hypothalamic-pituitary dysfunction, as may be the case in very active females who frequently develop menstrual irregularities.