Meaning of “calisthenics” in the English Dictionary

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"calisthenics" in British English

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calisthenicsnoun [ U, + sing/pl verb ]

uk /ˌkæl.ɪsˈθen.ɪks/ us /ˌkæl.əsˈθen.ɪks/

US spelling of callisthenics

(Definition of “calisthenics” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"calisthenics" in American English

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calisthenicsplural noun

us /ˌkæl·əsˈθen·ɪks/

physical exercises usually done repeatedly to keep your muscles in good condition and improve the way you look or feel:

The class began with 20 minutes of calisthenics.

(Definition of “calisthenics” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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