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ski-jumping (ˈskiːdʒʌmpɪŋ) 

Definitions

noun

  1. (skiing) the sport or activity of (skiers) jumping from a high ramp overhanging a slope

Example Sentences Including 'ski-jumping'

He announced he would celebrate by making a comeback to ski-jumping.
Misc (1995)
It all started when Britain's Eddie the Eagle became a national hero after his inept ski-jumping display at the 1988 Winter Olympics.
Spiked
Now the German, who took silver in the Nordic combined cross country skiing and ski-jumping event, is looking for a girlfriend.
Sun, News of the World (2002)
Silver-Steve Cram: "Stick around, because we've got more of your ski-jumping e-mails in a moment.
Sun, News of the World (2002)
Yet he was a hero in the eyes of millions of British television viewers - and a joke to all serious ski-jumping enthusiasts.
Botham, Ian & Hayter, Peter Botham - My Autobiography

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