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swimming

[ swim-ing ]
/ ˈswɪm ɪŋ /
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noun

the act of a person or thing that swims.
the skill or technique of a person who swims.
the sport of swimming.

adjective

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Origin of swimming

First recorded before 1000; Middle English; Old English swimmende (adjective). See swim, -ing2, -ing1

OTHER WORDS FROM swimming

swim·ming·ness, nounnon·swim·ming, adjective
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