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English definition of “warm up”

warm up

(EXERCISE) phrasal verb with warm     /wɔːm/ US  /wɔːrm/ verb [I or T]
to prepare yourself for a physical activity by doing some gentle exercises and stretches: If you don't warm up before taking exercise, you risk injuring yourself.Exercising and training
(Definition of warm up (EXERCISE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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something that you do to prepare yourself for an activity, especially gentle exercises before a physical activity

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