trudgen


trudgen
A swimming stroke in which the left and right hands are alternately raised out of the water, brought forward and drawn back through the water. A scissor kick is performed on every second stroke.

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  • trudgen — s.n. (Sport) Stil de înot, caracterizat printr o mişcare de tracţiune alternativă a braţelor şi prin lovirea în foarfecă a picioarelor, corpul alunecând pe aceeaşi parte. [pron. trádgen. / < fr., engl. trudgen, cf. John Trudgen – căpitan… …   Dicționar Român

  • trudgen — (izg. tràdžin) m DEFINICIJA sport pov. način plivanja od 1870 ih, početak razvoja suvremene tehnike brzog plivanja ETIMOLOGIJA prema engleskom plivaču A. Trudgenu (1852 1902) …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Trudgen — The trudgen is a swimming stroke sometimes known as the racing stroke , or the East Indian stroke . It is named after the English swimmer John Trudgen (1852–1902) [New Oxford American Dictionary (Apple OEM implementation) Oxford University… …   Wikipedia

  • trudgen — /truj euhn/, n. Swimming. a stroke in which a double overarm motion and a scissors kick are used. Also called trudgen stroke. [1890 95; named after John Trudgen (1852 1902), British swimmer] * * * …   Universalium

  • trudgen — trud·gen s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} TS sport non com., stile di nuoto in cui le gambe si muovono a forbice e le braccia in modo simile al crawl {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1935. ETIMO: da Trudgen, nome del capitano di marina statunitense John… …   Dizionario italiano

  • trudgen — [ trʌdʒ(ə)n] noun a swimming stroke like the crawl with a scissors movement of the legs. Origin C19: named after the English swimmer John Trudgen …   English new terms dictionary

  • trudgen — /ˈtrʌdʒən/ (say trujuhn) noun a form of breaststroke swimming, developed from sidestroke and formerly popular. {named after English swimmer John Trudgen, 1852–1902} …   Australian English dictionary

  • trudgen — n. a swimming stroke like the crawl with a scissors movement of the legs. Etymology: J. Trudgen, 19th c. English swimmer …   Useful english dictionary

  • trudgen — dep (waterpolo) Estilo de natación en el que se combinan una brazada de crol y una de braza con la cabeza fuera del agua. Voz que se escribe entrecomillada o en cursiva …   Diccionario español de neologismos

  • trudgen — trud·gen …   English syllables

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