noun see breaststroke

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  • breaststroker — See breaststroke. * * * …   Universalium

  • breaststroker — noun A person swimming using the breaststroke …   Wiktionary

  • breaststroker — n. person who swims the breaststroke …   English contemporary dictionary

  • breaststroker — noun someone who swims the breaststroke • Derivationally related forms: ↑breaststroke • Hypernyms: ↑swimmer …   Useful english dictionary

  • breaststroke — breaststroker, n. /brest strohk , bres /, n., v., breaststroked, breaststroking. n. 1. Swimming. a stroke, made in the prone position, in which both hands move simultaneously forward, outward, and rearward from in front of the chest while the… …   Universalium

  • Ian O'Brien — Infobox Swimmer swimmername = Ian O Brien imagesize = caption = fullname = Ian Lovett O Brien nicknames = nationality = AUS strokes = Breaststroke club = collegeteam = birthdate =birth date and age|df=yes|1947|03|03 birthplace =Wellington, New… …   Wikipedia

  • breaststroke — I noun a swimming stroke; the arms are extended together in front of the head and swept back on either side accompanied by a frog kick • Derivationally related forms: ↑breaststroker • Hypernyms: ↑swimming stroke • Part Meronyms: ↑frog kick …   Useful english dictionary

  • breaststroke — noun Date: 1867 a swimming stroke executed in a prone position by coordinating a kick in which the legs are brought forward with the knees together and the feet are turned outward and whipped back with a glide and a backward sweeping movement of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • 1968 in sports — yearbox in?=in sports cp=19th century c=20th century cf=21st century yp1=1965 yp2=1966 yp3=1967 year=1968 ya1=1969 ya2=1970 ya3=1971 dp3=1930s dp2=1940s dp1=1950s d=1960s da=0 dn1=1970s dn2=1980s dn3=1990s|AthleticsMarathon* December 8 mdash;… …   Wikipedia

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