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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Other sports
weightliftingweight‧lift‧ing /ˈweɪtˌlɪftɪŋ/ noun [uncountable]  DSOthe sport of lifting specially shaped pieces of metal that weigh an exact amountweightlifter noun [countable]
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weightliftingRunning is obviously an aerobic activity while weightlifting is anaerobic.
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