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breaststroke

noun [S or U] uk   /ˈbrest.strəʊk/  us   /-stroʊk/
a way of swimming in which the arms make a circular movement in front of the body while the knees are brought up towards the body and then kicked out and back: I can only do the breaststroke.
Translations of “breaststroke”
in Korean 평영…
in Arabic سِباحة الصَدْر…
in Portuguese nado de peito…
in Catalan braça…
in Japanese 平泳ぎ…
in Italian nuoto a rana…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蛙泳…
in Russian брасс…
in Turkish yüzüstü yüzme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蛙泳…
in Polish żabka, styl klasyczny…
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