heptathlete

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heptathlon (hɛpˈtæθlɒn)
 
n
an athletic contest for women in which each athlete competes in seven different events
 
[C20: from hepta- + Greek athlon contest]
 
hep'tathlete
 
n

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Main Entry:  heptathlete
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a person who participates in the heptathlon, an athletic competition consisting of seven events
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