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English definition of “weigh in”

weigh in

(SPORT) phrasal verb with weigh     /weɪ/ verb
to be officially weighed before competing in a sport , especially boxing or horse racing : Tyson weighed in at 245 lb for the fight .Weighing and measuringCompeting in sportCompeting and contending (non-sporting)
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