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flutter kick

noun
1.
a swimming kick in which the legs make rapid alternate up-and-down movements while the knees remain rigid, as in the crawl.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35
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  • The coordination of the flutter kick and alternating arm strokes will be taught.
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flutter kick

noun
1.
a type of kick used in certain swimming strokes, such as the crawl, in which the legs are held straight and alternately moved up and down rapidly in the water
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