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junior welterweight

noun
1.
a boxer weighing up to 140 pounds (63 kg), between lightweight and welterweight.
Also called super lightweight.
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British Dictionary definitions for junior welter-weight

junior welterweight

noun
1.
  1. a professional boxer weighing 135–140 pounds (61–63.5 kg)
  2. (as modifier): a junior-welterweight fight Compare light welterweight
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