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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A swimming style that resembles the crawl except the swimmer does not lie on his or her stomach v. - Swim so that one is not facedown.

Usage examples (36)
  • I used to swim backstroke on the swim team.
  • Her time in the backstroke was a new state-qualifying mark.
  • His time of 1 minute, 1.52 seconds in the backstroke was a state qualifying mark.
  • "backstroke" of the steamboat engine was either unknown or not generally known. for more
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