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welterweight meaning and definition

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Definition of welterweight (noun)

  1. a weight of 28 pounds; sometimes imposed as a handicap in a horse race (such as a steeplechase)
  2. an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 148 pounds
  3. a wrestler who weighs 154-172 pounds
  4. a professional boxer who weighs between 141 and 147 pounds
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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