military press


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Recent Examples on the Web But doing things like bench press, incline press, military press, or pull-ups with poor technique and/or too much weight can place tremendous strain on the ligaments and muscles that keep the shoulder in place. Jay Willis, GQ, "How to Avoid the Most Common Injuries in the Weight Room," 23 Jan. 2018 Two soldiers were killed, the military press service in Kiev said Wednesday. Daryna Krasnolutska,, "U.S. Urges Russia to End Latest Upsurge in East Ukraine Attacks," 20 Dec. 2017

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1912, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of military press was in 1912

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