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English definition of “callisthenics”

callisthenics

noun [U, + sing/pl verb] UK (US calisthenics)     /ˌkæl.ɪsˈθen.ɪks/
(a system of) simple physical exercises that are done to make the body firm , able to stretch easily , and more attractive Exercising and training
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