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jump-start in Motor vehicles topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishjump-startˌjump-ˈstart verb [transitive]  1 TTC (also jump American English) to start a car whose battery has lost power by connecting it to the battery of another car2 HELPto help a process or activity to start or become more successful Congress hopes the tax cut will jump-start the economy.jump start noun [countable]→ See Verb table