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push–up

noun \ˈpsh-ˌəp\

: an exercise in which you lay on your stomach and raise and lower your body by straightening and bending your arms

Full Definition of PUSH-UP

:  a conditioning exercise performed in a prone position by raising and lowering the body with the straightening and bending of the arms while keeping the back straight and supporting the body on the hands and toes

First Known Use of PUSH-UP

1897
PUSH-UP Defined for Kids

push–up

noun \ˈpsh-ˌəp\

Definition of PUSH-UP for Kids

:  an exercise performed while lying with the face down by raising and lowering the body with the straightening and bending of the arms

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