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duathlon

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noun du·ath·lon \dü-ˈath-lən, -ˌlän also dyü-\

Definition of duathlon

  1. :  a three-part long-distance race typically having a running phase, a bicycling phase, and a final running phase

duathlete

play \dü-ˈath-ˌlēt also dyü-\ noun


Origin and Etymology of duathlon

duo- + -athlon (as in triathlon)


First Known Use: 1988


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