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barbell

[ bahr-bel ]
/ ˈbɑrˌbɛl /
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noun
an apparatus used in weight-lifting, consisting of a bar with replaceable, disk-shaped weights fastened to the ends.
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Origin of barbell

First recorded in 1885–90; bar1 + bell1
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British Dictionary definitions for barbell

barbell
/ (ˈbɑːˌbɛl) /

noun
a metal rod to which heavy discs are attached at each end for weightlifting exercises
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