Definition of superheavyweight
: an athlete (such as an Olympic weightlifter, boxer, or wrestler) who competes in the heaviest class or division
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Would Teófilo Stevenson of Cuba, winner of three straight superheavyweight gold medals from 1972 to 1980, have been able to deal with Muhammad Ali at his peak?
Her team entered the superheavyweight bot, Jaws of Death, in last week’s tournament.
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