Meaning of “the high jump” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “the high jump” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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high jumpnoun [ U ]

/ˈhɑɪ ˌdʒʌmp/

a sport in which competitors try to jump over a bar that can be raised higher after each jump

(Definition of “high jump” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)