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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishheptathlonhep‧tath‧lon /hepˈtæθlən/ noun [singular]  a women’s sports competition involving seven running, jumping, and throwing events
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heptathlonJohnson must score 5,600 points in the seven-event heptathlon to automatically qualify for the trials, June 14-23 in Atlanta.A month ago at a one-day test heptathlon in Tucson, she threw almost 160 feet compared to 136-7 Friday.The Brit athletics superstar found Olympic gold in the heptathlon after two days of severe punishment.
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