from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A jump in track and field that is made for distance rather than height, performed either from a stationary position or from a moving start.
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- n. An athletics field event where one has jump as far as possible, after taking a run-up.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a competition that involves jumping as far as possible from a running start
- n. the act of jumping as far as possible from a running start
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