fast–twitch

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adjective \ˈfas(t)-ˌtwich\

Definition of fast–twitch

  1. :  of, relating to, or being muscle fiber that contracts quickly especially during brief high-intensity physical activity requiring strength — compare slow-twitch

First Known Use of fast–twitch

1970


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fast–twitch

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adjective \ˌfas(t)-ˌtwich\

Medical Definition of fast–twitch

  1. :  of, relating to, or being muscle fiber that contracts quickly especially during brief high-intensity physical activity requiring strength—compare slow-twitch

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