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jumping-off point meaning and definition

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Definition of jumping-off point (noun)

  1. a beginning from which an enterprise is launched
    • "he uses other people's ideas as a springboard for his own"; "reality provides the jumping-off point for his illusions"; "the point of departure of international comparison cannot be an institution but must be the function it carries out"
    • synonyms: point of departure, springboard
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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