military press

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Recent Examples on the Web The video shows Dan ripping off a series of military presses with a large bag of kitty litter. Scott Ostler, SFChronicle.com, "How to stay fit during coronavirus shutdown? Find your Rattlesnake Hill," 15 Apr. 2020 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

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First Known Use of military press

1912, in the meaning defined above

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“Military press.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/military%20press. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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