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English definition of “bounce”

bounce

noun [C or U]     /baʊns/
the act of bouncing , or the quality that makes something able to bounce: In tennis you have to hit the ball before its second bounce.figurative This shampoo will give your hair bounce (= make it look attractively thick ) and shine .BouncingJumping
(Definition of bounce noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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