jumpmaster

[juhmp-mas-ter, -mah-ster]

noun

a person who supervises the jumping of paratroopers or other parachutists.

Nearby words

  1. jumping mouse,
  2. jumping plant louse,
  3. jumping spider,
  4. jumping-off place,
  5. jumping-off place or point,
  6. jumprock,
  7. jumpstart,
  8. jumpsuit,
  9. jumpy,
  10. jun

Origin of jumpmaster

First recorded in 1940–45; jump + master

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