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syn·chro·nized swimming

 (sĭng′krə-nīzd′, sĭn′-)
n.
A sport in which swimmers, singly or in groups, perform dancelike movements often in time with music.
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synchronized swimming

n
(Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) the art or sport of one or more swimmers moving in patterns in the water in time to music. Sometimes shortened to: synchro or synchro swimming
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syn′chronized swim′ming


n.
a sport in which swimmers complete various figures and synchronized movements to music and are judged for body position, control, and the degree of difficulty of the moves.
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synchronized swimming

Graceful, rhythmic water sport in which swimmers match rhythm and mood to music. A womenonly sport.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
Translations
natation synchronisée
szinkronúszás

synchronized swimming

[ˈsɪŋkrəˌnaɪzdˈswɪmɪŋ] nnuoto sincronizzato
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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