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    a hit made with someone's hand, a stick, or another object

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    a style of swimming, or one complete movement of the arms and legs in swimming

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    1. a.
      a style of rowing, or one complete movement of the oars through the water

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    2. b.
      a single complete movement of a bird's wings during flight

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    one of the series of sounds that some clocks make to mark the hour, or the time marked by this

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    a single short line or mark made with a pen or brush

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    mainly British a gentle movement of your hand across skin, hair, or fur

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