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aerobics

noun [U] uk   /eəˈrəʊ.bɪks/  us   /erˈoʊ-/
energetic physical exercises, often performed with a group of people to music, that make the heart, lungs, and muscles stronger and increase the amount of oxygen in the blood: She does aerobics. I go to aerobics (= to a class where we are taught such exercises) once a week. an aerobics instructor/teacher
aerobic
adjective uk   /eəˈrəʊ.bɪk/  us   /erˈoʊ-/
aerobic exercise
Translations of “aerobics”
in Korean 에어로빅…
in Arabic رياضَة الإيروبيك…
in Portuguese aeróbica…
in Catalan aeròbic…
in Japanese エアロビクス…
in Italian aerobica…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有氧健身法, 有氧運動…
in Russian аэробика…
in Turkish topluca müzik eşliğinde yapılan fiziksel ekzersiz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有氧健身法, 有氧运动…
in Polish aerobik…
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