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Kegel exercise

[key-guh l, kee-]
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  1. Often Kegel exercises. exercise performed to strengthen the pubococcygeus and other muscles of the pelvic floor, in order to control incontinence, improve sexual response, etc.
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Origin of Kegel exercise

named after Arnold H. Kegel (1894–1981), American gynecologist
Also called Ke·gel.
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  • There was nothing else to do, unless you played Kegel and drank beer; for it was only a Luftkur.

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    Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick