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A weight training exercise where one lifts a loaded barbell off the ground from a stabilized bent-over position.
To lift a barbell while moving the body from a bent-over position to a standing position.
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The deadlift is a weight training exercise where a loaded barbell is lifted off the ground from a stabilized, bent over position. It is one of the three canonical powerlifting exercises, along with the squat and bench press.