# physical condition

## Definitions

• WordNet 3.6
• n physical condition the condition or state of the body or bodily functions
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## Quotations

• Vince Lombardi
“You've got to be in top physical condition. Fatigue makes cowards of us all.”

## Usage

### In literature:

Only the leaders appeared to be in good physical condition, and the men could not develop to large stature.
"Invaders from the Infinite" by John Wood Campbell
Can you recall an instance in which some undesirable mood was caused by your physical condition?
"The Mind and Its Education" by George Herbert Betts
TREATMENT: Avoid giving physics in this condition when possible, especially to mares with foal.
"The Veterinarian" by Chas. J. Korinek
Heat treatment consists in heating and cooling metal at definite rates in order to change its physical condition.
"The Working of Steel" by Fred H. Colvin
I found myself now and then "checking up" my own physical and mental condition.
"The Emma Gees" by Herbert Wes McBride
Possibly some of us are in the same condition spiritually that Lazarus was in physically.
"Quiet Talks on Power" by S.D. Gordon
His only ambition was to improve the mental and physical condition of our people.
"Rabbi and Priest" by Milton Goldsmith
A non-leguminous crop merely adds humus and improves the physical condition of the soil.
"Apple Growing" by M. C. Burritt
Life's attainments and heaven's joys are not a little affected by our physical conditions.
"Aims and Aids for Girls and Young Women" by George Sumner Weaver
It might be inferred from the fact that the surviving men had had something to eat, that they were in fair physical condition.
"South American Fights and Fighters" by Cyrus Townsend Brady
Roger and Astro were in good physical condition.
"On the Trail of the Space Pirates" by Carey Rockwell
The new suggestion would completely reverse the mental and physical conditions.
"Pushing to the Front" by Orison Swett Marden
Appreciation of health, as well as its neglect, is indexed by the physical condition of school children.
"Civics and Health" by William H. Allen
A third condition necessary for the physical development of the child is sleep sufficient in quantity and good in quality.
"The Children: Some Educational Problems" by Alexander Darroch
The amount of the layer is very variable, and doubtless, under certain physical conditions, this liquor has separated from the nigre.
"The Handbook of Soap Manufacture" by W. H. Simmons
At least, not if his mental condition is any index to his physical.
"The Brentons" by Anna Chapin Ray
If physical conditions were bad with storm and cold, moral conditions from the coast to the summits were worse.
"Policing the Plains" by R.G. MacBeth
Harris, severely shot, was mending fast, his perfect physical condition lending itself admirably to his restoration.
"Tonio, Son of the Sierras" by Charles King
One of the most obvious ways to cut down crashes was by making sure that the pilot was in good condition physically.
"Opportunities in Aviation" by Arthur Sweetser
In spite of his broken leg, he is in good physical condition and I am going to have the thing over with.
"The Motor Maids at Sunrise Camp" by Katherine Stokes
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### In news:

Carson Novins doesn't let his physical condition keep him from competing on a national level.
But the auditorium 's physical condition has suffered, its finances have fallen into the red, and it has lost key tenants to the new Ralston Arena.
ALBANY – Five players did not take part in the conditioning running as the Giants reported to training camp, and four of them will start the summer on the Physically Unable to Perform list.
As reader Oates77 noted, you have to be impressed with Jason Varitek's physical conditioning at the start of spring training.
Doc Rivers revealed that Chris Wilcox is not yet in peak physical condition .
A Bryan man is hospitalized in critical condition after he was physically assaulted at an eastside bar and grill.
Fanene terminated for 'failure to disclose physical condition'.
Greater visibility of the workforce and facility conditions creates opportunities to add value, improve fiscal and physical performance.
Bruce Perry explains how parents and can help children who have had traumatic experiences like physical or sexual abuse, medical conditions and natural disasters.
Strategies for being in top physical condition.
But unlike cattle that are specifically raised for beef, they often do not arrive at slaughterhouses in top physical condition.
If you have Down Syndrome you have a condition that causes delays in physical and intellectual development.
The benefits of core strengthening are frequently promoted by health clubs, strength and conditioning facilities and physical therapy clinics.
Our experienced staff of orthopedic physical therapists provides evaluations and treatment for a wide variety of conditions, including.
If you show up in good physical condition with the right attitude, it's easy to survive in below-zero temps.
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### In science:

The physical conditions in GRBs imply that protons may be Fermi-accelerated to high energies (Waxman 1995).
Photon Emission in a Cascade from Relativistic Protons Initiated by Residual Thermal Photons in Gamma-Ray Bursts
Therefore, the physical conditions in the shocked region are somewhat restricted.
Photon Emission in a Cascade from Relativistic Protons Initiated by Residual Thermal Photons in Gamma-Ray Bursts
We simply estimate the prospective physical conditions of the plasmas with the help of published numerical simulations made for pair cascade models for compact X-ray sources (Guilbert et al. 1983; Lightman, Zdziarski 1987; Coppi 1992; Stern et al. 1995).
Photon Emission in a Cascade from Relativistic Protons Initiated by Residual Thermal Photons in Gamma-Ray Bursts
Although there are numerous experiments probing translation, both in vivo and in vitro, many different systems and physical conditions are employed, rendering quantitative comparison with measurements diﬃcult.
Ribosome recycling, diffusion, and mRNA loop formation in translational regulation
Future observations will tell us more about the physical conditions in the intracluster medium, physics of shocks dissipation, aspects of CR acceleration.
Non-thermal particles in the intergalactic and intracluster medium
In fact, the physical conditions used to determine the hB − hR relation, through a Z = Zprop ∼ 1 in Eq.(2.4), can be basically different from those used in the vB − vR case, through a Z = Zϕ ∼ ln Λ in Eq.(2.6).
Large logarithmic rescaling of the scalar condensate: a subtlety with substantial phenomenological implications
Studying observationally this spatial structure allows one to derive the local physical conditions (i.e., χ and nH ) and infer the dominant processes in PDRs.
Density structure of the Horsehead nebula photo-dissociation region
For the physical conditions prevailing in the Horsehead nebula (χ = 60, nH ≥ 104 cm−3, see Sect. 2.1), the thermal balance is mainly determined by the photoelectric effect on small dust grains.
Density structure of the Horsehead nebula photo-dissociation region
We conclude that presently, it is reasonable to use stationary PDR models in order to estimate the physical conditions.
Density structure of the Horsehead nebula photo-dissociation region
While in the former case the different numbers of sources in different evolutionary stages would be directly related to the time spent in each phase, in the latter hypothesis such numbers would be determined by the local physical conditions around individual stars.
Relative Evolutionary Time Scale of Hot Molecular Cores with Respect to Ultra Compact HII Regions
Since the procedure consists in entropy maximization under constraints imposed by the physical conditions of the ensemble, it is also known as maximum-entropy estimate .
Fluctuation-dissipation relations for complex networks
In fact, the physical condition that g is determined by a vertex Γ4 on the length scale L can be realized technically in many variants (e.g. using averaging over pi with some weight function localized on the scale L−1 )1 .
On 't Hooft's representation of the \beta-function
The HV and GM forces are in the ratio ∼ 105 under the physical conditions prevailing in the outer core of a neutron star (Peralta et al. 2005).
Transitions between turbulent and laminar superfluid vorticity states in the outer core of a neutron star
Tomasiello [KT06] that the conditions used in [LT05] to deﬁne Hamiltonian actions and reductions in generalized K ¨ahler geometry are exactly the same as the physics conditions for (2, 2) gauged sigma model.
Generalized geometry, equivariant $\bar{\partial}\partial$-lemma, and torus actions
These very rough estimates of the physical conditions in the heated region need to be veriﬁed and improved by a full nonLTE modelling of the formation of all observed spectral lines, which is out of the scope of the present paper.
The magnetic field of the pre-main sequence Herbig Ae star HD 190073
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