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  1. oxygen debt(noun)

    a cumulative deficit of oxygen resulting from intense exercise; the deficit must be made up when the body returns to rest

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  1. oxygen debt(Noun)

    the amount of extra oxygen required to oxidize lactic acid in the muscles built up during vigorous exercise


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