catch weight

catchweight

[kach-weyt]
noun Sports.
the chance or optional weight of a contestant, as contrasted with a weight fixed by agreement or rule.

Origin:
1810–20; catch + weight

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catchweight (ˈkætʃˌweɪt)
 
adj
wrestling of or relating to a contest in which normal weight categories have been waived by agreement

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