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triple jump

noun, Track and Field.
1.
a jumping event for distance in which a participant leaps on one foot from a takeoff point, lands on the same foot, steps forward on the other foot, leaps, and lands on both feet.
Also called hop, step, and jump.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
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British Dictionary definitions for triple jump

triple jump

noun
1.
an athletic event in which the competitor has to perform successively a hop, a step, and a jump in continuous movement Also called hop, step, and jump
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