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Descriptor English: Weight Lifting
Descriptor Spanish: Levantamiento de Peso
Descriptor Portuguese: Levantamento de Peso
Descriptor French: Haltérophilie
Entry term(s): Lifting, Weight
Liftings, Weight
Weight Liftings
Tree number(s): I03.450.642.845.950
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014891
Scope note: A sport in which weights are lifted competitively or as an exercise.
Annotation: /inj: coord IM with specific inj (IM); /physiol permitted; Manual 30.15+; includes body building if restricted to weight lifting, otherwise index under EXERCISE
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IN injuries
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PH physiology
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Sports (1966-1975)
Public MeSH Note: 90; was see under SPORTS 1976-89
History Note: 90(76); was see under SPORTS 1976-89
DeCS ID: 15294
Unique ID: D014891
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/23
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Weight Lifting - Preferred
Concept UI M0022909
Scope note A sport in which weights are lifted competitively or as an exercise.
Preferred term Weight Lifting
Entry term(s) Lifting, Weight
Liftings, Weight
Weight Liftings



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