cruiserweight

cruiserweight
cruis|er|weight [ˈkru:zəweıt US -zər-] n
a ↑boxer who weighs less than 86.18 kilograms, and who is heavier than a ↑light heavyweight but lighter than a ↑heavyweight

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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