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To put into action, practice, or force; to make use of something, such as a right or option.

To exercise dominion over land is to openly indicate absolute possession and control.

To exercise discretion is to choose between doing and not doing something, the decision being based on sound judgment.


(Discharge a function), verb act, administer, carry into execution, carry on, carry out, conduct, do duty, efficere, engage in, execute, exercere, facere, officiate, perform, practice, pursue, put in motion, put into action, put into effect, put into practice, serve as, translate into action, wage
Associated concepts: authority exercised under the United States Constitution, exercise an option, exercise jurisdiccion, exercise of judicial discretion
Foreign phrases: Cui jurisdictio data est, ea quoque connessa esse videntur, sine quibus jurisdictio explicari non potest.To whomsoever jurisdiction is given, those things also are supposed to be granted, without which the jurissiction cannot be exercised. Frustra est potentia quae nunquam venit in actum. A power is a vain one if it is never exercised.


(Use), verb apply, avail oneself of, bring into play, bring to bear, draw on, employ, make use of, operate, practice, put in action, put in practice, put to use, put to work, turn to account, utilize, wield
Associated concepts: exercise a right to vote, exercise an option, exercise discretion, exercise dominion, exercise due care, exercise of power
See also: act, apply, campaign, commission, discipline, effort, employ, endeavor, enterprise, exert, exploit, labor, officiate, operate, ply, practice, problem, resort, transaction, undertaking, wield, work
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We do more than help people just get fit, we change their entire lifestyle with corrective exercise that improves their overall function and health.
The site also provides premium study materials for both the NASM-CPT and NASM Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES) exams, with plans to include study resources for the Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES) exam in the near future.
The body starts compensating, and you have less support to maintain proper alignment," says Amy Schulster, a dancer and corrective exercise specialist who owns AIM Fitness NYC.
In addition, Gaines has a master's degree in Human Movement with an emphasis in Corrective Exercise from A.
Corrective exercise specialist Paul Chek says string is one of the best ways to train the transversus abdominis muscles that pull our stomach in.
The result is innovative programming that leverages advanced methods of instruction to give both established and new personal trainers access to the latest information and proactive application in fitness, sports performance, corrective exercise, nutrition and leadership.
Jill Miller is the co-founder of Tune Up Fitness Worldwide, creator of the corrective exercise format Yoga Tune Up and The Roll Model Method.
In that case, it's important to understand the best options when it comes to therapeutic exercises, corrective exercises and post-rehab exercises, all discussed in detail by corrective exercise expert Anthony Carey on John Spencer Ellis' recent video blog.

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