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ˈwɛl tərˌweɪtwel·ter·weight

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. welterweightnoun

    a weight of 28 pounds; sometimes imposed as a handicap in a horse race (such as a steeplechase)

  2. welterweightnoun

    an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 148 pounds

  3. welterweightnoun

    a wrestler who weighs 154-172 pounds

  4. welterweightnoun

    a professional boxer who weighs between 141 and 147 pounds

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  1. Welterweight

    Welterweight is a weight class division in combat sports. Originally the term "welterweight" was used only in boxing, but other combat sports like kickboxing, taekwondo and mixed martial arts also use it for their own weight division system. In most sports that use it, welterweight is heavier than lightweight but lighter than middleweight.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of welterweight in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of welterweight in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of welterweight in a Sentence

  1. The WBO:

    The WBO World Championship Committee is allowed no other alternative but to cease to recognize Mr. Floyd Mayweather, Jr. as the WBO Welterweight Champion of the World and vacate his title, for failing to comply with our WBO Regulations of World Championship Contests.

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