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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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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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répétition

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(Fr.).

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

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répétition

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 12 words.

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

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répétition

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 14 words.

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

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Repetition

in The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics

P ublished online August 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 2088 words.

The structure of repetition underlies the majority of poetic devices, and it is possible to argue that repetition defines the

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Repetition

Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis.

in The Oxford Handbook of Critical Concepts in Music Theory

P ublished online March 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis. 8975 words.

Repetition lies at the core of musical practice, yet resists easy characterization. This chapter takes a perceptual approach to understanding its function, distinguishing acoustic...

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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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repetitive

Edited by Robert Allen.

in Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

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

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

Edited by Tom McArthur, Jacqueline Lam-McArthur and Lise Fontaine.

in The Oxford Companion to the English Language

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 219 words.

Doing, saying, or writing the same thing more than once. The recurrence of processes, structures, elements, and motifs is fundamental to communication in general and language in particular....

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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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Repetition

Peter John Glanville.

in The Lexical Semantics of the Arabic Verb

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Grammar, Syntax and Morphology; Linguistics. 9089 words.

Chapter 7 is an analysis of Arabic verb patterns characterized by reduplication. It argues that the repetition of phonological material in a given verb is symbolic of repeated action in the...

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incremental repetition

Chris Baldick.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 150 words.

A modern term for a device of repetition commonly found in ballads. It involves the repetition of lines or

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incremental repetition

Chris Baldick.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 150 words.

A modern term for a device of repetition commonly found in *ballads. It involves the repetition of lines

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repetition maximum

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

(RM)

The maximum load that a muscle group can overcome for a given number of repetitions before fatigue prevents further muscle action. The 10 RM, for example. is the maximum load...

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repetition training

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

Training which follows the same pattern as repetition running, but which may be adapted for swimming, cycling, and other sports.

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repetition maximum

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. 38 words.

The maximum load that a muscle group can lift over a given number of repetitions before becoming fatigued. For example,

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repetition maximum

Michael Kent.

in Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

P ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 38 words.

The maximum load that a muscle group can lift over a given number of repetitions before becoming fatigued. For example,

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repetition training

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 22 words.

Training which follows the same pattern as repetition running, but which may be adapted for swimming, cycling, and other

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