Meaning of Welterweight

English: Welterweight
Bangla: ত্তজনবিশেষ
Type: Adjective / বিশেষণ / विशेषण

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Definition: 1

a boxer or other contestant intermediate in weight between a lightweight and a middleweight, especially a professional boxer weighing up to 147 pounds (67 kg).

Definition: 2

(in a steeplechase or hurdle race) a weight of 28 pounds (13 kg) that is assigned to a horse in addition to the poundage assigned based on the age of the horse.

Definition: 3

a rider of steeplechase or hurdle-race horses who, though acting as a jockey, is of comparatively average weight and not small or lightweight as a professional jockey; heavyweight rider.

Definition: 4

a professional boxer weighing 140–147 pounds (63.5–66.5 kg) an amateur boxer weighing 63.5–67 kg (140–148 pounds) (as modifier): a great welterweight era

Definition: 5

a wrestler in a similar weight category (usually 154–172 pounds (70–78 kg))