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  • n  an arm exercise performed by pulling yourself up on a horizontal bar until your chin is level with the bar

  • As photographers' flashbulbs went off, the Queen, by now used to the chin-up-and-smile orders barked at her, complied expertly, quipped to the picture-takers: "You'd think we'd .
  • I couldn't do a chin-up or a fraction.
  • At some of the stops appropriate equipment, like chin-up bars, has been installed.
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  • Do it right
    CHIN-UPS work the entire upper body, with particular emphasis on the biceps. They look similar to last week's pull-ups, but in chin-ups your hands face toward you.
    July 10, 2013 - Philadelphia Daily News

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