deadlift
transitive verb see dead lift

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  • Deadlift — The deadlift is a weight training exercise where a loaded barbell is lifted off the ground from a stabilized, bent over position. It is one of the three canonical powerlifting exercises, along with the squat and bench press. Contents 1 Overview 2 …   Wikipedia

  • Deadlift — Das Kreuzheben (englisch Deadlift = Heben eines ruhenden Gewichts (engl.deadlift) ist eine Kraftübung, bei dem ein auf dem Boden liegendes Gewicht aus einer vornübergebeugten, stabilen Position hochgehoben wird. Es ist neben dem Kniebeugen und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • deadlift — dead lift n. A lift in weightlifting in which the weight is lifted from the floor to the level of the hips and then lowered by controlled effort to the floor. * * * …   Universalium

  • deadlift — 1. noun A weight training exercise where one lifts a loaded barbell off the ground from a stabilized bent over position. 2. verb To lift a barbell while moving the body from a bent over position to a standing position …   Wiktionary

  • deadlift — n. one of three powerlifting events in which the lifter lifts a maximum barbell off the floor until he stands erect …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Romanian deadlift — noun A form of deadlift in which the body is bent at the hips and the knees are not bent. Powerful hip extension is essential if you hope to squat heavier, jump higher or run faster, making it essential to train the hams using focused hip… …   Wiktionary

  • Chris Jenkins (powerlifter) — Statistics Real name Chris Jenkins Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) Nationality …   Wikipedia

  • Derek Poundstone — Born Derek Poundstone September 28, 1981 (1981 09 28) (age 30) …   Wikipedia

  • Don Reinhoudt — Born March 6, 1945 (1945 03 06) (age 66) Brocton, New York Occupation strongm …   Wikipedia

  • Powerlifting — is a strength sport, consisting of three events: the squat, the bench press, and the deadlift. Powerlifting resembles the sport of Weightlifting as both disciplines involve lifting heavy weights in three attempts. Competition A powerlifting… …   Wikipedia

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