Definition of submaximal
- submaximal exertion
- One hundred twenty asymptomatic patients underwent a submaximal treadmill exercise test two to three weeks after an acute myocardial infarction.
submaximallyor sub-maximally adverb
- [Don] Mattingly said left-hander Paco Rodriguez … is throwing submaximally but will not return to the Dodgers before rosters expand.
- —Pedro Moura