Definition - jump

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  1. increase suddenly and significantly; "Prices jumped overnight"
  2. (film) an abrupt transition from one scene to another
  3. pass abruptly from one state or topic to another; "leap into fame"; "jump to a conclusion"; "jump from one thing to another"
  4. an abrupt transition; "a successful leap from college to the major leagues"
  5. bypass; "He skipped a row in the text and so the sentence was incomprehensible"
  6. a sudden and decisive increase; "a jump in attendance"
  7. enter eagerly into; "He jumped into the game"
  8. make a sudden physical attack on; "The muggers jumped the woman in the fur coat"
  9. start (a car engine whose battery is dead) by connecting it to another car's battery
  10. move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm; "She startled when I walked into the room"
  11. move forward by leaps and bounds; "The horse bounded across the meadow"; "The child leapt across the puddle"; "Can you jump over the fence?"

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