Synonyms and Antonyms for jumping-orchid

1. jumping orchid (n.)

orchid having both male and female flowers in the same raceme; when a sensitive projection at the base of the column of the male flower is touched the pollen is suddenly ejected


2. jumping-off point (n.)

a beginning from which an enterprise is launched

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3. jumping-off place (n.)

a place from which an enterprise or expedition is launched


4. jumping (n.)

the act of jumping; propelling yourself off the ground


5. jumping (n.)

the act of participating in an athletic competition in which you must jump


6. orchid (n.)

any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors