Definition - jump

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  1. a sudden involuntary movement; "he awoke with a start"
  2. be highly noticeable
  3. (film) an abrupt transition from one scene to another
  4. go back and forth; swing back and forth between two states or conditions
  5. an abrupt transition; "a successful leap from college to the major leagues"
  6. rise in rank or status; "Her new novel jumped high on the bestseller list"
  7. a sudden and decisive increase; "a jump in attendance"
  8. increase suddenly and significantly; "Prices jumped overnight"
  9. pass abruptly from one state or topic to another; "leap into fame"; "jump to a conclusion"; "jump from one thing to another"
  10. bypass; "He skipped a row in the text and so the sentence was incomprehensible"
  11. enter eagerly into; "He jumped into the game"
  12. make a sudden physical attack on; "The muggers jumped the woman in the fur coat"
  13. start (a car engine whose battery is dead) by connecting it to another car's

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