running jump

noun

Definition of running jump

: a jump made while running He got over the fence with a running jump.

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“Running jump.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/running%20jump. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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