synchronised swimming

/ˌsɪŋkrənaɪzd ˈswɪmɪŋ/ (say .singkruhnuyzd 'swiming)

noun
a sport in which teams of swimmers perform movements to music.
Also, synchronized swimming.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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