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Introduction: Swimming

Description of Swimming

Swimming: An activity in which the body is propelled through water by specific movement of the arms and/or the legs. Swimming as propulsion through water by the movement of limbs, tail, or fins of animals is often studied as a form of EXERTION or endurance.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Terms Similar to Swimming:

Source - CRISP

More specific terms for Swimming:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Swimming

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Swimming

The following list attempts to classify Swimming into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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