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  • Agility — is the ability to change the body s position, and requires a combination of balance, coordination, speed, reflexes, and strength. Agility is usually achieved when a person is using his ATP PC or lactic acid (anaerobic) systems.In sports, agility… …   Wikipedia

  • Agility (disambiguation) — * Agility is a physical trait of an animal or person, and a component of physical fitness. It is the ability to change the body s position and direction with speed and precision.Agility may also refer to:In Sport: * Dog agility, a sport for dogs… …   Wikipedia

  • Agility — A*gil i*ty, n. [F. agili[ e], L. agilitas, fr. agilis.] 1. The quality of being agile; the power of moving the limbs quickly and easily; nimbleness; activity; quickness of motion; as, strength and agility of body. [1913 Webster] They . . . trust… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agility — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ amazing, considerable, great, surprising ▪ mental, physical ▪ I admired his considerable mental agility. VERB + AGILITY …   Collocations dictionary

  • agility — agile UK US /ˈædʒaɪl/ US  /ˈædʒəl/ adjective ► able to deal with new situations or changes quickly and successfully: agile company/corporation/organization »Most agile corporations have flexible management systems that can quickly accommodate… …   Financial and business terms

  • agility — noun (plural ties) Date: 15th century the quality or state of being agile ; nimbleness, dexterity < played with increasing agility > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Dog agility — Agility field left side: A competition agility field showing (clockwise from lower left) a tunnel, the dogwalk, the judge standing in front of a winged jump, two additional winged jumps, dog executing the teeter totter with his handler guiding,… …   Wikipedia

  • History of dog agility — The history of dog agility can be traced to a demonstration in the late 1970s in the United Kingdom. It has since spread rapidly around the world, with major competitions held worldwide. History in the United Kingdom The first widely documented… …   Wikipedia

  • Dog agility worldwide — Dog agility is now an international dog sport with many different sanctioning organizations and competitions worldwide. Contents 1 Agility in the United Kingdom 1.1 Eligibility for competition 1.2 Kennel Club shows …   Wikipedia

  • Network Agility — is an architectural discipline for computer networking. It can be defined as: The ability of network software and hardware to automatically control and configure itself and other network assets across any number of devices on a network. With… …   Wikipedia

  • Illinois agility test — The Illinois agility test is a fitness test designed to test one s sport agility*cite book editor=Foran, Bill title=High Performance Sports Conditioning publisher=Human Kinetics Publisher year=2001 id=ISBN 0 7360 0163 8] . It is a simple test… …   Wikipedia

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