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springboard

noun [C]  us   /ˈsprɪŋˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
a board that bends when you jump on the end of it, used to help you jump higher in some sports or physical exercises A springboard is also something that provides an opportunity to achieve something: Many young women hope modeling will be a springboard to stardom.
Translations of “springboard”
in Chinese (Traditional) 運動, (跳水或體操中的)跳板…
in Chinese (Simplified) 运动, (跳水或体操中的)跳板…
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