cross-train


cross-train
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Etymology: cross (V)
: to train (a worker) to do more than one specific job
: to engage in different sports or exercises especially for well-rounded health and muscular development
cross-training \\ˈ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ \ noun

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  • cross-train — verb a) To train in a different task, skill or sport b) To train in a variety of tasks, skills or sports …   Wiktionary

  • cross-train — [[t]ˈkrɔsˈtreɪn, ˈkrɒs [/t]] v. t. 1) cvb to train (a worker, athlete, etc.) to be proficient at different, usu. related, skills, tasks, etc 2) (of an athlete) to train in different sports • Etymology: 1980–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • cross-train — /kraws trayn , kros /, v.t. to train (a worker, athlete, etc.) to be proficient at different, usually related, skills, tasks, jobs, etc. [1980 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • cross-train — verb 1》 learn another skill, especially one related to one s current job. 2》 [as noun cross training] training in two or more sports in order to improve fitness and performance …   English new terms dictionary

  • cross-train — See: cross training …   English dictionary

  • cross-training — n [U] 1.) an exercise programme that includes many different kinds of exercise, so that all of your muscles are used ▪ Cross training helps you add variety to your workouts. 2.) when people in a company learn about each other s jobs, so that they …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cross-trainer — cross train·er (krôsʹtrā nər, krŏsʹ ) n. 1. A person who cross trains, especially in different sports. 2. An athletic shoe designed for cross training, as for running and court sports. * * * …   Universalium

  • cross-training — cross ,training noun uncount the activity of training in more than one sport ╾ ,cross train verb intransitive …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cross-training — UK / US noun [uncountable] the activity of training in more than one sport Derived word: cross train verb intransitive Word forms cross train : present tense I/you/we/they cross train he/she/it cross trains present participle cross training past… …   English dictionary

  • cross-training — noun training in two or more sports in order to improve fitness and performance. → cross train …   English new terms dictionary