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noun -  Two-way (or [[two-way crossing]] or [[double-crossing]]) is a solo or relay swim back and forth across a channel, lake, river or other body of water under the traditional rules of marathon swimming. The swimmer set a two-way record across the Cook Strait. Synonym: double-crossing.
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noun, adjective -  Two-way (or [[two-way crossing]] or [[double-crossing]]) is a solo or relay swim that continues two consecutive times across a channel, lake, river or other body of water under the traditional rules of [[marathon swimming]]. Typically, there is a maximum of a 10-minute break at the shoreline between the first and second crossing.
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noun, adjective - Two-way is a solo open water swim or a relay that continues two consecutive times across a channel, lake, river or other body of water.  Traditionally, there can be up to a ten-minute break at the shoreline between the first and second crossing.
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''The swimmer set a two-way record across the Cook Strait.''
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''The swimmer set the record for a two-way crossing in the Catalina Channel''.
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''The relay negative split its two-way crossing of the English Channel, swimming one hour faster in the second crossing than the first''.
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''She was planning on a two-way crossing of the Strait of Gibraltar''.
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==Synonyms==
==Synonyms==

Revision as of 19:29, 2 June 2013

noun, adjective - Two-way (or two-way crossing or double-crossing) is a solo or relay swim that continues two consecutive times across a channel, lake, river or other body of water under the traditional rules of marathon swimming. Typically, there is a maximum of a 10-minute break at the shoreline between the first and second crossing.

The swimmer set a two-way record across the Cook Strait.

Synonyms

Double-crossing, there and back, back and forth, two-way crossing

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