ski jump Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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ski jumpnoun [S or U]

uk   us  
a ​competition in which ​people on ​skismove very ​fast down a ​specially made ​steepslope which ​turns up at the end, and ​jump off from the ​bottom of it, ​landing on a ​lowerlevel
(Definition of ski jump from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ski jump”
in Chinese (Simplified) 跳台滑雪比赛…
in Chinese (Traditional) 跳臺滑雪比賽…
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