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bantamweight

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Other sports
bantamweightban‧tam‧weight /ˈbæntəmweɪt/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 DSOa boxer who weighs less than 53.52 kilograms, and who is heavier than a flyweight but lighter than a featherweight
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bantamweightWayne McCullough, the best bantamweight around.Boxing: Gold medals are awarded in light flyweight, bantamweight, lightweight, welterweight, middleweight and heavyweight.
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