Definition of jump lead in English:

jump lead

Syllabification: jump lead
Pronunciation: /ˈjəmp ˌlēd


  • British term for jumper cable.
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    • It is also recommended to carry a jack, jump leads, spare fuses and a torch.
    • However, the engine roared into life with suitable application of jump leads to the empty space once occupied by a battery.
    • And my car is usually on the receiving end of the jump leads, so I'm not sure it would be any use.

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