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Physical Ability

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Definition of the noun physical ability

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noun

  1. the ability to perform some physical act; contrasting with mental ability
    • lexical domain: Attributes - nouns denoting attributes of people and objects
    • more generic word: ability = the quality of being able to perform
    • more specific word: voice = the ability to speak

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Industrial and Organizational Psychology (2006)

by Steven G. Rogelberg

First, individuals whose physical ability is commensurate with the demands of the job are identified. Second, physically qualified individuals have fewer injuries, which leads to lower worker compensation costs, increased productivity, and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Adolescence (2014)

by Roger J.R. Levesque

Physical Ability, Physical Appearance, Parental Relationships, Emotional Stability, Problem Solving/ Creative Thinking, Religion/ Spirituality, and Honesty/Reliability (Marsh and Hattie M).

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Industrial and Organizational Psychology (2016)

by Steven G. Rogelberg

First, individuals whose physical ability is commensurate with the demands of the job are identified. Second, physically qualified individuals have fewer injuries, which leads to lower worker compensation costs, increased productivity, and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Lifestyle Medicine and Health (2011)

by James M. Rippe, MD

Maturation alters physical ability, so it is often difficult to distinguish the impact of regular training from normal growth and development or to compare fitness in a given individual at different ages throughout childhood, though normative data ...

Google previewRoutledge International Encyclopedia of Women (2004)

Global Women's Issues and Knowledge by Cheris Kramarae, Dale Spender

Assumptions in relation to PE have been identified as dominant ideologies about girls' and women's physical ability and capacity, motherhood, and sexuality ( Scraton, 1992). Teaching content, organization, and style are premised on ...

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It wasn't until I went to Korea out of high school and got exposed to the martial arts for the first time and was just completely enamored with the physical ability of the martial arts and making my black belt. (Chuck Norris)
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