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English definition of “the triple jump”

the triple jump

noun [S] uk   us  
a sports event in which the competitor jumps from one foot and lands on it, then jumps from one foot and lands on the other, and finally jumps with both feet: She's the European triple jump champion.Athletics
triple jumper
noun [C] uk   us  
AthleticsCompetitors and participants in sports and games
(Definition of the triple jump from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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