free-swimming


free–swim·ming

adjective \-ˈswi-miŋ\

Definition of FREE-SWIMMING

:  able to swim about :  not attached <the free–swimming larva of the barnacle>

First Known Use of FREE-SWIMMING

1869

free–swim·ming

adjective \-ˌswim-iŋ\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FREE–SWIMMING

: able to swim about : not attached <a free–swimming larva of a trematode>

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: free–swinging
Previous Word in the Dictionary: freestyle
All Words Near: free-swimming

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up free-swimming? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).