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Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

1 In interval training, the number of work intervals in one set. For example, an interval training prescription of 6 × 200 m would constitute one set of six repetitions.

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repetition

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

1 In interval training, the number of work intervals in one set. For example, an interval training prescription of 6 × 200 m would constitute one set of six repetitions.

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répétition

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(Fr.).

Repetition, i.e. rehearsal. The répétition générale is final dress rehearsal.

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Repetition

Edited by Tom McArthur.

in Concise Oxford Companion to the English Language

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 217 words.

Doing, saying, or writing the same thing more than once. The recurrence of processes, structures, elements, and motifs is fundamental

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repetitions

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. 49 words.

1 In interval training, the number of work intervals in one set. For example an interval training prescription of 6

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repetitions

Michael Kent.

in Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

P ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 49 words.

1 In interval training, the number of work intervals in one set. For example an interval training prescription of 6

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repetitive

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 100 words.

The meanings overlap, but repetitive is more than ten times as common as repetitious, and there is a difference

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repetition

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 1300 words.

1 Juxtaposed repetitions of words in different grammatical functions. 2 The problem is is; The important thing is is

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repetitional

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 196 words.

Of these four adjectives, first recorded in 1720, 1720, 1675, and 1756 respectively, the first two are,

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repetitive

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 84 words.

The first two terms are undergoing differentiation. Repetitive generally means “repeating; containing repetition” <repetitive cadences>. It is a

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Repetition

Jeffrey Sacks.

in Iterations of Loss

April 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literature. 16737 words.

This chapter turns to Elias Khoury's Bab al-shams (Gate of the Sun) where it considers the relation of mutilation to a persisting legacy of the word adab in the time of the term's loss....

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