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squat

Weightlifting an exercise in which a person crouches down and rises up repeatedly while holding a barbell at shoulder height

Squat

To use land or a building without having ownership or permission from the owner; often used as a means of free accommodations in slum areas which are slated for rehabilitation.
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Lower limb-localized vascular phenomena explain initial orthostatic hypotension upon standing from squat.
I already knew about her recordbreaking squats and had heard how she had amazingly come back from an injury and still went on to break records.
All participants were instructed to practice four squat positions two days prior to testing.
The most important findings in the present study were the contrasting effects of the unilateral Bulgarian split squat on the exercised and contralateral non-exercised leg.
Jump up and right into a squat position, then immediately sink into a deep squat, keeping your hands on your head for balance.
This result shows that there is a high correlation between the internal rotation of tibia during squat and the weight applied on the muscle during ertical jump (Demirel and Kosar, 2002, Dere, 1999).
Squat-settlement culture usually involves the actual inhabitance of occupied buildings; however, the Caferay-a squat house does not host overnight guests.
Sudden acceleration, weighted squats and jumping can cause a strained glute muscle.
He was successful with eight out of his nine allowed attempts and finished on a 205kg deep squat, 150kg paused bench press and a 242.
The initial session consisted of completing pre-participation paperwork and estimating the subjects' 1RM on the back squat and the bench press.
The Ultimate Squat will be easy and comfortable to use and will eliminate the need to have bulky equipment present in order to gain the benefits of a lower body workout.
The reality is that for most people who squat it is because they do not have access to affordable accommodation, and it is in properties that have been abandoned for many years.