bantamweight


ban·tam·weight

noun \-ˌwāt\

: a fighter in a class of boxers who weigh from 112 to 119 pounds (51 to 54 kilograms)

Full Definition of BANTAMWEIGHT

:  a boxer in a weight division having a maximum limit of 118 pounds for professionals and 119 pounds for amateurs — compare featherweight, flyweight

First Known Use of BANTAMWEIGHT

1884

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