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Pilates

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noun Pi·la·tes \pə-ˈlä-tēz\

Simple Definition of Pilates

  • : a system of exercises that are often done with special equipment

Full Definition of Pilates

  1. :  an exercise regimen typically performed with the use of specialized apparatus

Origin of pilates

Joseph H. Pilates †1967 United States (Ger.-born) fitness instructor


First Known Use: 1934


Medical Dictionary

Pilates

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trademark Pi·la·tes \pə-ˈlä-tēz\

Medical Definition of Pilates

  1. —used for an exercise regimen typically performed with the use of specialized apparatus and designed to improve the overall condition of the body




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