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strenuous
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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energetic; or physically or mentally difficult or requiring endurance
  • A favorite punishment was to force men to stand, sometimes for hours, in the "Ofuna crouch," a painful and strenuous position in which men stood with knees bent halfway and arms overhead.
    p. 194.1

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