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MIDDLEWEIGHT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of middleweight for English Language Learners
sports : a fighter who is in a class of boxers with an upper weight limit of 160 pounds (72 kilograms) : a boxer who is heavier than a lightweight and lighter than a heavyweight
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