broad-jump

broad jump

noun Track.

Origin:
1870–1875

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broad-jump

[brawd-juhmp]
verb (used without object) Track.
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broad jump
 
n
1.  (US), (Canadian) an excercise and athletic contest in which competitors try to jump the farthest distance possible from a standing start from a fixed board or mark
2.  (Austral), (US), (Canadian) a former name for the long jump

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