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physical

adjective actual, bodily, carnal, concrete, corporal, corporeal, earthly, embodied, flesh and blood, fleshly, human, incarnate, material, materiate, mundane, natural, nonspiritual, organic, real, sensible, sensual, sensuous, somatic, substantial, substantive, systemic, tangible, temporal, unspiritual, worldly
Associated concepts: physical assets, physical condition, physical contact, physical control, physical damage, physiial delivery, physical depreciation, physical disability, physscal force, physical impairment, physical injury, physical loss, physical property
See also: bodily, concrete, corporal, corporeal, mundane, tangible
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Evidence has long suggested that physical fitness may help to prevent dementia, but the latest study further implies it could ward off further memory loss in the 850,000 Britons who are suffering from the condition.
Physical fitness is defined as ability to carry out daily tasks with vigor and alertness without undue fatigue with ample energy to enjoy leisure time pursuits to meet unusual situations and unforeseen emergencies.
The improvement of physical fitness, especially cardiovascular endurance, has been equated with the improvement of health status or disease prevention [3].
To what extent can students' level of health-related physical fitness be predicted on the basis of their leisure lifestyle?
7% of teachers still do not implement the physical fitness test every semester, and 20% of teachers state that they are not satisfied with the implementation of the physical fitness test in their school.
WHEREAS recent studies, both private and public, have revealed disturbing deficiencies in the physical fitness of American youth; and
The activities are designed to give aspiring instructors experience conducting and undertaking physical fitness measures in a low-technology setting.
The Center for Independent Living of Central PA (CILCP), located in Camp Hill, PA, now offers an accessible fitness center where people with disabilities can participate in some form of a physical fitness routine that can increase their wellness by utilizing fitness equipment designed especially for persons with disabilities.
The package includes software, a reference guide and a variety of health-related physical fitness tests that assess cardiovascular fitness, muscular strength, muscular endurance, flexibility and body composition.
The bill defines the term physical education to mean "the development or maintenance of skills related to strength, agility, flexibility, movement, and stamina, including dance; the development of knowledge and skills regarding teamwork and fair play; the development of knowledge and skills regarding nutrition and physical fitness as part of a healthy lifestyle; and the development of positive attitudes regarding sound nutrition and physical activity as a component of personal well-being.
How well your mind still functions at age 79 may depend as much on your physical fitness as on what you scored on your IQ test as a child.
Armed with an explosive serve and powerful forehand, tennis ace Andy Roddick recently netted an appointment to the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports.