Meaning of triple jump

tri'ple jump'

Pronunciation: [key]
— Track and Field. Track and Field.
  1. a jumping event for distance in which a participant leaps on one foot from a takeoff point, lands on the same foot, steps forward on the other foot, leaps, and lands on both feet. Also called
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