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swimmer


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Swimmer  \Swim"mer\,  n. 
  1.  One  who  swims. 
 
  2.  (Far.)  A  protuberance  on  the  leg  of  a  horse. 
 
  3.  (Zo["o]l.)  A  swimming  bird;  one  of  the  natatores. 
 
  {Little  swimmer}  (Zo["o]l.),  a  phalarope. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  swimmer 
  n  1:  a  trained  athlete  who  participates  in  swimming  meets;  "he 
  was  an  Olympic  swimmer" 
  2:  a  person  who  travels  through  the  water  by  swimming;  "he  is 
  not  a  good  swimmer"  [syn:  {natator},  {bather}] 




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