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weigh-in

[wey-in] /ˈweɪˌɪn/
noun, Sports.
1.
the act or an instance of weighing in:
After the weigh-in the fighters posed for photographers.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; noun use of verb phrase weigh in
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weigh in

verb (intransitive, adverb)
1.
  1. (of a boxer or wrestler) to be weighed before a bout
  2. (of a jockey) to be weighed after, or sometimes before, a race
2.
(informal) to contribute, as in a discussion, etc: he weighed in with a few sharp comments
noun
3.
the act of checking a competitor's weight, as in boxing, horse racing, etc
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