Sidestroke definition

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A swimming stroke in which a person swims on one side and thrusts the arms forward and downward alternately while performing a scissors kick.
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To swim with a sidestroke.
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(swimming) A stroke performed, while lying sideways in the water, by working the arms alternately backward and forward while executing a scissors kick with the legs.
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A swimming stroke swum on the swimmer's side.
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