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English definition of “base jumping”

base jumping

noun [U] uk   (also BASE jumping) us  
the sport of jumping from a high building, bridge, etc. with a parachuteAir sportsMoving downwardsFalling and droppingFalling and droppingMoving downwards
base jumper
noun [C] uk   us  
Air sportsFalling and droppingMoving downwards
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