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English definition of “scissor jump”

scissor jump

noun [C] uk   us  
in sports such as swimming and football, a jump or kick in which the legs are brought together quicklyGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of scissor jump from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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