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noun [countable] jump pronunciation in American English /dʒʌmp/
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  1. 2
    a sudden movement that you make when you get a shock
    Sylvia woke with a jump.
  2. 3
    a sudden increase
    jump in: There has been a 25% jump in profits.
    There has been another sharp jump in property prices.
  3. 4
    a big difference or change
    There’s a big jump from Grade Two to Grade Four.
    an actor who made the jump from theater to television


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