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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
References in periodicals archive ?
2011) The effect of pomegranate juice supplementation on strength and soreness after eccentric exercise.
The effect of caffeine consumption on serum creatine kinase levels after eccentric exercise was measured.
The additional value of a night splint to eccentric exercises in chronic midportion Achilles tendinopathy: a randomised controlled trial.
Leger AB and Milner TE (2001): Muscle function at the wrist after eccentric exercise.
Plasma CK, a commonly used marker of muscle damage, (8), (20) has been reported to increase following eccentric exercise of muscle groups such as the knee extensors or elbow flexors.
The authors concluded that stretching and warm-up prior to eccentric exercise did not produce statistically significant reductions in delayed-onset muscle soreness.
But don't get the idea that this is an eccentric exercise in nostalgia.
The primary novel finding was that supplementation with both raw and heat-treated ginger attenuated muscle pain intensity 24 hours after eccentric exercise," wrote the researchers, led by Chris Black, Ph.
Plyometric exercise has been shown to elicit higher DOMS than concentric exercise but less than eccentric exercise (Brockett et al.
Strength loss following eccentric exercise has been well documented, and is often attributed to physical damage to both the contractile and non-contractile components of muscle fibers (24).
Eccentric exercise seems to be far more disruptive to the sarcomere and other protein components involved in muscle integrity.