back float


noun Swimming.

a floating position on one's back with arms extended out to the sides and face upward.

Nearby words

  1. back down,
  2. back electromotive force,
  3. back emf,
  4. back emission,
  5. back end,
  6. back focus,
  7. back foot,
  8. back formation,
  9. back forty,
  10. back four

Origin of back float

probably earlier than 1975–80

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