Meaning of BATHING in English

BATHING

bath ‧ ing /ˈbeɪðɪŋ/ BrE AmE noun [uncountable]

British English the activity of swimming in the sea, a river, or a lake SYN swimming :

Is the beach safe for bathing?

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.