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A swimming kick used mainly in butterfly in which the legs are extended straight back and moved up and down in unison with a slight bend in the knees on the upward movement.
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Both legs move up and down together.
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|Noun||1.||dolphin kick - a swimming kick; an up and down kick of the feet together|
butterfly stroke, butterfly - a swimming stroke in which the arms are thrown forward together out of the water while the feet kick up and down
swimming kick - a movement of the legs in swimming
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