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verb (used without object) Track.
  1. long-jump.
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broad jump

noun Track.
  1. long jump.
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Origin of broad jump

First recorded in 1870–1875
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British Dictionary definitions for broad-jump

broad jump

  1. US and 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. Australian, US and Canadian a former name for the long jump
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