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Exercise

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.

exercise

(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.

exercise

(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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Supervised structured aerobic exercise training (SSAET) programme, routine medication, and dietary plan were interventions in the experimental group, while patients in the control group were treated by routine medication and dietary plan for 25 weeks at 3 days per week.
Impact of aerobic exercise on neurobehavioral outcomes.
05), but that the main effect of aerobic exercise and the interaction between the ApoE knockout and aerobic exercise were not significant (p > 0.
These untrained (sedentary) participants were randomly assigned to either a control (n=15), an aerobic exercise (n=15), a somatic awareness (n=9) or a combination (aerobic exercise and somatic awareness) (n=8) group.
Regular aerobic exercise improves the performance of the cardiovascular and respiratory systems.
The results suggest that aerobic exercise improves memory and increases the volume of the hippocampus, a region of the brain associated with learning and memory.
Aerobic exercise reduces blood pressure and raises healthy HDL.
Both studies were 6 months long and randomized participants to 45-minute sessions of either a stretch-ing/toning program or aerobic exercise, conducted four times a week.
Both aerobic exercise and strength training have been shown to be important predictors of health.
Few studies have addressed the effect of aerobic exercise on DOMS caused by eccentric contractions [2].
Patients in two of the groups underwent three weeks of supervised aerobic exercise training at a residential centre.
Cycle Ergometer with Vibration Isolation and Stabilization System (CEVIS), essentially a recumbent bicycle, provides aerobic exercise and is intended as a countermeasure for the harmful physiological effects of exposure to microgravity that are anticipated during stays on the ISS.