And then there are the effects of carbs on exercise and sport performance and adaptation.
Is “forcing” someone to take a photograph a “substantial burden” on the exercise of their religion?
But just because exercise is important for health doesn't mean it is important for everything.
The exercise, called Anatolian Eagle, was conducted well out of sight of the wars raging in Syria and Iraq.
The framers in 1787 were wary of sovereignty, and tried to divide, distance, check and balance its exercise.
Then, suddenly, I remembered that I must have outdoor air and exercise.
They have their influence, and exercise a degree of control in household matters.
If it was done well, it only remains to exercise faith and trust.
Blood revenge was nothing but an exercise of revenge and it had all the limitations of revenge.
A few weeks of leisure, country air, and exercise, I thought might be of essential service to me.
mid-14c., "condition of being in active operation; practice for the sake of training," from Old French exercice (13c.) "exercise, execution of power; physical or spiritual exercise," from Latin exercitium "training, exercise," from exercitare, frequentative of exercere "keep busy, drive on," literally "remove restraint," from ex- "off" (see ex-) + arcere "keep away, prevent, enclose," from PIE *ark- "to hold, contain, guard" (see arcane).
Original sense may have been driving farm animals to the field to plow. Meaning "physical activity" first recorded in English late 14c.; in reference to written schoolwork from early 17c. The ending was abstracted for formations such as dancercise (1967); jazzercise (1977); and boxercise (1985).
late 14c., "to employ, put into active use," from exercise (n.); originally "to make use of;" also in regard to mental and spiritual training; sense of "engage in physical activity" is from 1650s. Related: Exercised; exercises; exercising.
exercise ex·er·cise (ěk'sər-sīz')
Active bodily exertion performed to develop or maintain fitness.