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bump start

noun [C] uk   us  
Translations of “bump start”
in Chinese (Traditional) (汽車因難發動而)推車啟動…
in Chinese (Simplified) (汽车因难发动而)推车启动…
(Definition of bump start noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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