power walking

noun
a form of cardiopulmonary exercise consisting of rapid walking accompanied by vigorous swinging of the arms
Hypernyms: ↑cardiopulmonary exercise

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power walking noun [noncount]
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Main Entry:power walk

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ˈpower walking 7 [power walking] noun uncountable
the activity of walking very quickly as a form of exercise

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  • power walking — /ˈpaʊə wɔkɪŋ/ (say powuh wawking) noun a purposeful fast paced walking, intended as exercise to improve fitness …   Australian English dictionary

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