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BASE jump

or B.A.S.E. jump, base jump

[beys] /beɪs/
noun
1.
a parachute jump from the top of a building, bridge, cliff, etc., usually at a height of 1,000 feet (305 meters) or less.
Origin of BASE jump
1980-1985
1980-85; B(uilding) + A(ntenna) (tower) + S(pan)1 + E(arth) + jump
Related forms
BASE jumper, noun
BASE jumping, noun
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