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prizefight in Other sports topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishprizefightprize‧fight /ˈpraɪzfaɪt/ noun [countable]  1 DSO British English a public boxing match in which two men fight each other without boxing gloves, in order to win money2 American EnglishDSO a professional boxing matchprizefighter noun [countable]prizefighting noun [uncountable]
Examples from the Corpus
prizefightNo other event in sport, except possibly a prizefight, is as punishing, as demanding of the mind and body.