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minimumweight

[min-uh-muh m-weyt] /ˈmɪn ə məmˌweɪt/
noun
1.
a boxer of the lightest competitive class, especially a boxer weighing up to 104 pounds (47.2 kg).
Also called strawweight [straw-weyt] /ˈstrɔˌweɪt/ (Show IPA).
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British Dictionary definitions for strawweight

strawweight

/ˈstrɔːˌweɪt/
noun
1.
  1. a professional boxer weighing not more than 47.6 kg (105 pounds)
  2. (as modifier): the strawweight title
Also called mini-flyweight
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