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Descriptor English:   Exercise 
Descriptor Spanish:   Ejercicio Físico 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Exercício Físico 
Synonyms English:   Activities, Physical
Activity, Physical
Acute Exercise
Acute Exercises
Aerobic Exercise
Aerobic Exercises
Exercise Training
Exercise Trainings
Exercise, Acute
Exercise, Aerobic
Exercise, Isometric
Exercise, Physical
Exercises, Acute
Exercises, Aerobic
Exercises, Isometric
Exercises, Physical
Isometric Exercise
Isometric Exercises
Physical Activities
Physical Activity
Physical Exercise
Physical Exercises
Training, Exercise
Trainings, Exercise  
Tree Number:   G11.427.410.698.277
Definition English:   Physical activity which is usually regular and done with the intention of improving or maintaining PHYSICAL FITNESS or HEALTH. Contrast with PHYSICAL EXERTION which is concerned largely with the physiologic and metabolic response to energy expenditure. 
Indexing Annotation English:   restrict to humans: for animals use PHYSICAL CONDITIONING, ANIMAL; EXERCISE THERAPY & EXERCISE TEST are also available; includes body building unless article specifies WEIGHT LIFTING; do not confuse with PHYSICAL EXERTION
See Related English:   Exercise Movement Techniques
Exercise Therapy
Physical Exertion
Physical Fitness
History Note English:   89; was see under EXERTION & SPORTS 1963-74; EXERCISE, ISOMETRIC was see under EXERTION 1977-83, was see ISOMETRIC CONTRACTION 1984-88; EXERCISE, PHYSICAL was see EXERTION 1976-88 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
PH physiology PX psychology
Record Number:   23631 
Unique Identifier:   D015444 

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