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training table

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  1. a table in a dining hall, as at a college, where athletes are provided with special meals to aid their conditioning.

Origin of training table

First recorded in 1890–95
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Historical Examples

  • There is, in consequence, practically no sociability in rowing until the crews are selected and sent to the training-table.

    An American at Oxford

    John Corbin

  • His note made mention of something that happened this morning at training-table.

    Weatherby's Inning

    Ralph Henry Barbour

  • The next morning Jack dressed himself under mild excitement at the thought of making his appearance at the training-table.

    Weatherby's Inning

    Ralph Henry Barbour

  • Anthony had washed up his supper dishes and Jack had just strolled back from dinner at the training-table.

    Weatherby's Inning

    Ralph Henry Barbour

  • The training-table was started, and including Coach Boutelle was made up of sixteen members.

    Left Tackle Thayer

    Ralph Henry Barbour