water jump

noun
|Updated on: 4 Jul 2018

Definition of water jump

: an obstacle (as in a steeplechase) consisting of a pool, stream, or ditch of water

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First Known Use of water jump

1840

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WATER JUMP Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of water jump for English Language Learners

  • : a pool or stream of water that horses or runners have to jump over in a race (such as a steeplechase)


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