high-altitude training

noun

Definition of high-altitude training

: altitude training Recent research supporting the benefits of high-altitude training will continue to attract athletes to mountainous states like Colorado and Utah.— Sally B. Donnelly, Time, 18 Nov. 1991

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

First Known Use of high-altitude training

1965, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About high-altitude training

Time Traveler for high-altitude training

Time Traveler

The first known use of high-altitude training was in 1965

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near high-altitude training

high altar

high-altitude training

high analysis

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for high-altitude training

Cite this Entry

“High-altitude training.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high-altitude%20training. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!