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Swimming

Known as: Activities involving swimming, Swim 
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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
While foraging models of terrestrial mammals are concerned primarily with optimizing time/energy budgets, models of foraging… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Treatment of shoulder pain includes the following: 1. Avoid all painful activities. 2. A 2-week course of nonsteroidal anti… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
  • Dewar, Graham
  • The Journal of experimental biology
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 44793362
The metabolic rates (V(dot)O2) of three tropical tunas [yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares), kawakawa (Euthynnus affinis) and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
  • Dewar, Graham
  • The Journal of experimental biology
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 36541170
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) swimming kinematics was studied in a large water tunnel at controlled swimming velocities (U… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Energetic requirements of under-water swimming in pygoscelid penguins were studied in Antarctica, using respirometry together… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The body temperatures (Tb) of nine yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) were monitored while fish swam in a large water tunnel at… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We describe experiments on isolated, live muscle fibres which simulate their in vivo activity in a swimming saithe (Pollachius… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The effects of implanted and of externally attached instruments (1.8% of body cross-sectional area) were studied on Ade1ie… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Video-tape recordings were made of locomotor movements of six species of free-swimming sharks. The following kinematic parameters… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Scombroid fishes swim continuously with pectoral fins extended as lifting hydrofoils to counter their weight in water. Their gas… Expand
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