broad-jump

[ brawd-juhmp ]
/ ˈbrɔdˌdʒʌmp /

verb (used without object) Track.

Definition for broad-jump (2 of 2)

broad jump


noun Track.

Origin of broad jump

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

broad jump


noun

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