calisthenics

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κάλλος (kállos, beauty) + σθένος (sthénos, strength).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌkæl.ɪsˈθɛn.ɪks/

Noun[edit]

calisthenics (uncountable)

  1. (in the plural) Gymnastic exercises, especially morning exercises, done to keep one's body healthy.
  2. (in the singular) A system of such exercises.

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