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Jeldness, who’d set a world record by ski jumping 92 feet at the age of 15 in his homeland, enthralled local townspeople hurtling down the hill on 10-foot long wooden skis with only a single leather strap to hold them in place.
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SKI JUMP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ski jump for English Language Learners
: a large, steep platform that slopes downward but curves upward slightly at the end so that skiers can glide down it and jump off the end
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