Definition of Australian crawl in English:

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Australian crawl


chiefly Australian
Another term for crawl (sense 2 of the noun).
Example sentences
  • And probably the most significant development in the history of swimming world-wide, was the invention of the stroke known as the Australian crawl.
  • When looking at Kellerman swimming the Australian crawl in 1912, one wonders if history is repeating itself.
  • This stroke became known as the Australian crawl.

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Syllabification: Aus·tral·ian crawl

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