the high jump Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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the high jumpnoun [S]

uk   us  
a ​sport in which ​competitorstry to ​jump over a ​barsupported on two ​poles. The ​height of the ​bar is ​graduallyraised and the ​winner is the ​person who ​jumpshighest without ​knocking the ​bar off the ​poles.
(Definition of the high jump from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the high jump”
in Chinese (Simplified) 跳高运动…
in Turkish (spor) yüksek atlama…
in Russian прыжки в высоту…
in Chinese (Traditional) 跳高運動…
in Polish skok wzwyż…
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