Definition of VO2 max
: the maximum amount of oxygen the body can utilize during a specified period of usually intense exercise
Origin of vo2 max
volume of O2 maximum
First Known Use: 1970
Medical Definition of VO2 max
: the maximum amount of oxygen the body can use during a specified period of usually intense exercise that depends on body weight and the strength of the lungs—called also maximal oxygen consumption, maximal oxygen uptake, max VO2
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