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boxer's muscle

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

A muscle in the front of the thorax which has the anatomical name serratus anterior. It is the main muscle responsible for pushing and punching movements, hence its common name.

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boxer's muscle

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

A muscle in the front of the thorax which has the anatomical name serratus anterior. It is the main muscle responsible for pushing and punching movements, hence its common name.

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boxer's muscle

Michael Kent.

in Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

January 1997; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 32 words.

A muscle in the front of the thorax which has the anatomical name serratus anterior. It is the main muscle

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boxer's muscle

Michael Kent.

in Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

P ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 32 words.

A muscle in the front of the thorax which has the anatomical name serratus anterior. It is the main muscle

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boxer's muscle

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 5 words.

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pugilistic attitude

Overview page. Subjects: Law.

When a body has been in fire or other extreme heat the muscles contract and the arms take on the appearance of the stance of a boxer.

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serratus anterior

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Muscle of the anterior thorax that lies deep to the scapula and inferior pectoral muscles on the lateral rib cage. The serratus anterior forms the medial wall of the axilla (armpit). The...

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serratus anterior

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 89 words.

Muscle of the anterior thorax that lies deep to the scapula and inferior pectoral muscles on the lateral rib cage. The serratus anterior forms the medial wall of the axilla (armpit). The...

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Raanan Rein, <i>Fútbol, Jews and the Making of Argentina</i>, trans. Marsha Grenzeback. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2014. 166 pp.

Edited by Richard I. Cohen.

in Place in Modern Jewish Culture and Society

September 2018; p ublished online August 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies; Religious Studies. 1364 words.

This chapter reviews the books Fútbol, Jews and the Making of Argentina (2014), by Raanan Rein, translated by Marsha Grenzeback, and Muscling in on New Worlds: Jews, Sport, and the Making...

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Heterozygote Advantage: The Effect of Artificial Selection in Livestock and Pets

Philip W. Hedrick.

in Journal of Heredity

January 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 11417 words.

There are a number of mutants in livestock and pets that have a heterozygote advantage because of artificial selection for these mutants in heterozygotes and strong detrimental effects from...

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Pilates

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

A system of training introduced by the German boxer and circus performer, Joseph Pilates. Pilates is designed to strengthen the whole body without undue strain or injury, and is...

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Pilates

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 200 words.

A system of training introduced by the German boxer and circus performer, Joseph Pilates. Pilates is designed to strengthen the whole body without undue strain or injury, and is...

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Jared French

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(1905–88).

Painter. Dislocation, irrational behavior, and inscrutability prevail in his enigmatic figurative works. Enacted by individuals who generally fail to connect with each...

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Sanders, Hayes Edward "Big Ed" (1930 - 1954), Boxer, Olympic Medalist, Sailor

Justin Sanders.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1541 words.

Olympic champion boxer, was born in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles, California, to Hays Sanders, a municipal garbage worker, and Eva Sanders, a homemaker. Sanders, the oldest male...

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Carter, Rubin “Hurricane”

James S. Hirsch.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1115 words.

boxer who was wrongfully convicted of triple homicide in two racially charged trials, was born in Delawanna, New Jersey, the son of Bertha, a homemaker, and Lloyd Carter, an entrepreneur...

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London, Blacks in: An Interpretation

Henry Louis Gates.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 7408 words.

In the early 1970s, I took a job at the London bureau of Time magazine. Freshly arrived in town, I had set out on foot from Bayswater Road to the Time Life Building, on New Bond Street....

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