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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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Passive exercises (or exercises that produce low-levels of muscle activity as determined with EMG) commence between 0-8 weeks and most protocols progress to active exercises between 6 and 8 weeks.
Subcategory Description Passive Exercise Any joint movement that is done by therapist or outside source without active participation of patient.
Passive Exercise Maintain joint Movement of muscle flexibility, or muscle group circulation with external assistance.
Passive exercise can be used for inducing functional ranges of joint motion and sensory feedback to maintain or improve neuromuscular function after complete or incomplete SCIs, respectively.
Visualize while the passive exercise is being done.
OTCBB:NIMU) announced today that a published study using its AT-101 passive exercise device showed, for the first time, that the AT-101 produces an important benefit that also occurs with active exercise.
A gallery of patient photos and treatment utilizing a specialized scoliosis traction chair demonstrates the passive exercise therapy performed by the patient at the clinic or at home.
The AT-101 is listed with the FDA as a Class I (exempt) passive exercise device intended as an aid to improve the circulation and joint mobility.
Sackner, CEO NIMS stated, "Improvement in operations was due to increased royalty income, continued sales of the AT-101 passive exercise device, reduction of staff as well as reduction of administrative, costs of sales, research and development expenses.
It is listed with the FDA as a Class I exempt passive exercise device intended as an aid to improve the circulation and joint mobility.
Sackner, CEO and Chairman of NIMS stated, "Improvement in operations was due to increased royalty income, continued sales of the AT101 passive exercise device, reduction of staff as well as reduction of administrative, costs of sales, research and development expenses.

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