superheavyweight

noun su·per·hea·vy·weight \ ˌsü-pər-ˈhe-vē-ˌwāt \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of superheavyweight

: an athlete (such as an Olympic weight lifter, boxer, or wrestler) who competes in the heaviest class or division

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First Known Use of superheavyweight

1907


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