(used with a plural verb) gymnastic exercises designed to develop physical health and vigor, usually performed with little or no special apparatus.
(used with a singular verb) the art, practice, or a session of such exercises.
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a variant spelling (esp US) of callisthenics
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a member of a body of Hussites in the 15th century holding that the chalice as well as the bread should be received by the laity in the Eucharist.
Saint, a.d. c160–222, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 218–222. died 1124, French ecclesiastic: pope 1119–24. (Alfonso de Borja; Alfonso Borgia) 1378–1458, Spanish ecclesiastic: pope 1455–58. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 1 Various The History of Freedom John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton History of Rationalism Embracing a Survey of the Present State of Protestant Theology […]
Saint, a.d. c160–222, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 218–222.