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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or involving muscular contraction in which tension increases while length remains constant; adj. - Of a crystal system characterized by three equal axes at right angles;

Usage examples (36)
  • These are called isometric exercises, and they really work if you do them.
  • But this is how you do kind of isometric exercises.
  • So the sheer kind of isometric stress from that hurts.
  • It's Bobby Bearing, an 'isometric' arcade game from 1986! for more
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