medley re-lay

medley relay

noun
1.
Track. a relay race in which individual members of a team usually run an unequal portion of the total distance. Compare distance medley, sprint medley.
2.
Swimming. a relay race in which no member of a team uses the same stroke as another.


Origin:
1945–50

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