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Definition of pugilist noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

pugilist

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈpyudʒəlɪst//
 
(old-fashioned)
 
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a boxer
NAmE//ˈpyudʒəˌlɪzəm//
 
noun [uncountable]
NAmE//ˌpyudʒəˈlɪstɪk//
 
adjective
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