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Gymnastically

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Gymnástically. adv. [from gymnastick.] Athletically; fitly for strong exercise.

Such as with agility and vigour have not the use of either, who are not gymnastically composed, nor actively use those parts. Brown's Vulgar Errours b. iv. c. 5.

Sources: Browne, Thomas (204)

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