Phys Ed - List 1

You'll need mental agility and fitness to learn these physical education terms. Don't be afraid to stretch your intellectual muscles — a few repetitions of this list will definitely improve the strength of your vocabulary.
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  1. acceleration
    the act of increasing the speed
  2. aerobic
    enhancing respiratory and circulatory efficiency
  3. agility
    the gracefulness of a quick and nimble person or animal
  4. coordination
    the skillful and effective interaction of movements
  5. defense
    the team trying to prevent the other team from scoring
  6. dribble
    propel a ball by repeated taps or kicks
  7. fitness
    good physical condition; being in shape or in condition
  8. flexibility
    the property of being easily bent or shaped
  9. foul
    an act that violates the rules of a sport
  10. inactive
    not engaged physically or mentally
  11. lax
    without rigor or strictness
  12. hypertension
    a disorder in which blood pressure remains abnormally high
  13. tension
    the action of stretching something tight
  14. endurance
    a state of surviving; remaining alive
  15. energetic
    possessing or displaying forceful exertion
Created on September 2, 2019 (updated September 2, 2019)

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