medley relay
noun Date: 1928 a relay race in swimming in which each member of a team uses a different stroke

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  • medley relay — 1. Track. a relay race in which individual members of a team usually run an unequal portion of the total distance. Cf. distance medley, sprint medley. 2. Swimming. a relay race in which no member of a team uses the same stroke as another. Cf.… …   Universalium

  • medley relay — med′ley re lay n. 1) spo a track relay race in which individual members of a team usu. run unequal segments 2) spo a swimming relay race in which each member of a team uses a different stroke • Etymology: 1945–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • medley relay — /mɛdli ˈrileɪ/ (say medlee reelay) noun 1. Athletics a relay race in which each member of a team runs a different distance. 2. Swimming a relay race in which each member of a team uses a different stroke …   Australian English dictionary

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  • World record progression 4x100 metres medley relay — The world record in the 4×100 metres medley swimming relay was first recognised in 1953[citation needed] by FINA, with world swimming governing body. Initially world records were only recognised in long course swimming pools which were a minimum… …   Wikipedia

  • Distance medley relay — The distance medley relay is an athletic event in which four athletes compete as part of a relay. Unlike most track relays, each member of the team runs a different distance. A distance medley relay is made up of a 1200 meter leg, or three laps… …   Wikipedia

  • Swimming at the 1980 Summer Olympics - Men's 4 x 100 metre medley relay — The Men s 4×100 metres Medley Relay event at the 1980 Summer Olympics was held in Moscow, Soviet Union, on 24 July, 1980 in the Olympiski Sports Complex. The heats were held in the morning, while the finals were held in the evening.The United… …   Wikipedia

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