Definition of Nonathletic
1. Adjective. Having no athletic ability (or interest), especially describing one whose interests are academic. ¹
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Literary usage of Nonathletic
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Teacher and His Staff: Differentiating Teaching Roles: Report of the by Thomas Charles Bridges, H Hessell Tiltman, National Commission on Teacher Education and Professional Standards (U.S.) (1909)
"... including the supervision of athletic and nonathletic programs and faculty social activities. Community individuals and groups see him in connection ..."
2. Nutrient Composition of Rations for Short-term, High-intensity Combat Operations by Fnb, Institute of Medicine (U. S.), High-stress Situations, Committee on Military Nutrition Research, National Academy of Sciences (2005)
"Adolescent gymnasts with decreased serum zinc concentrations, compared with age-matched, nonathletic controls, experienced reduced muscle strength (Brun et ..."
3. Revitalize Your Life: Improve Your Looks, Your Health & Your Sex Lifeby Jack Lalanne by Jack Lalanne (2003)
"It isn't only nonathletic sitters who have back problems in middle age. I remember an Oakland businessman, in his forties, who had such a bad sacroiliac ..."
4. Transactions of the Fifteenth International Congress on Hygiene and (1913)
"... between the athlete of robust physique and his nonathletic fellow of robust physique. Realizing, from the standpoint of physique, and from observation, ..."
5. Potential Impact on the U. S. Economy and Industries of the GATT Uruguay ...by Mark Estes by Mark Estes (1994)
"Japan also has tariff-rate quotas on US nonathletic leather footwear Most footwear tariff reductions offered by Japan under the URA are in leather footwear, ..."
6. Manual of Medical Research Laboratory by Division of Military Aeronautics, United States, War Dept (1918)
"In the nonathletic individual the heart reacts excessively as u result of work, while in men in excellent physical condition the reaction at a high altitude ..."
7. United States Naval Medical Bulletin by United States Navy Dept. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (1913)
"Statistical comparison should be made between the athlete "• robust physique and his nonathletic fellow of robust physique. ..."
8. The Role of Dietary Supplements for Physically Active People: Current by Kristine M. Scannell, Bernadette M. Marriott (1996)
"Rankinen T, Fogelholm M, Kujala U, Rauramaa R, Uusitupa M. Dietary intake and nutritional status of athletic and nonathletic children in early puberty. ..."