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English definition of “weightlifting”


noun [U] uk   /ˈweɪtˌlɪf.tɪŋ/ us  
the activity of lifting heavy objects either as a sport or for exerciseExercising and training
noun [C] uk   /-tər/ us    /-tɚ/
Competitors and participants in sports and gamesExercising and training
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