Middle weight


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Middle weight a pugilist, boxer, or wrestler classed as of medium weight, i. e., over 140 and not over 160 lbs., in distinction from those classed as light weights heavy weights, etc.
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In literature:

Now her entire weight was over the middle of the temporary structures.
"Tom Swift and his War Tank" by Victor Appleton
He was above the middle size, and of strength sufficient to bear with ease the weight of his weapons, offensive and defensive.
"A Legend of Montrose" by Sir Walter Scott
I can tend bar, salt mines, lecture, float stock, do a little middle-weight slugging, and play the piano.
"Options" by O. Henry
At the close of the last century they had gradually relapsed into middle age, losing weight all the time.
"And Even Now" by Max Beerbohm
Moriarty didn't beat him so very cheaply in the middle-weight this year.
"The Gold Bat" by P. G. Wodehouse
Too heavy for the Light-Weights and not heavy enough for the Middles.
"The White Feather" by P. G. Wodehouse
The middle-weight competition was won by Sergt.
"The Sherwood Foresters in the Great War 1914 - 1919" by W.C.C. Weetman
I had to weight those fellows by having rocks tied around their middles.
"A Book of Burlesques" by H. L. Mencken
After he passed the middle of the ascent, his weight, added to that of the men above, made the much-spliced main ladder bow and sway.
"Bloom of Cactus" by Robert Ames Bennet
If the middle pole can be put out o' business I 'low the weight of it will make it cave in.
"A Virginia Scout" by Hugh Pendexter
Ye might be called a heavy weight, and I am a middle weight, but there isn't much in that.
"Young Barbarians" by Ian Maclaren
The amateur middle-weight champion of Great Britain nearly disgraced us all by choking audibly.
"Mrs. Fitz" by J. C. Snaith
That was Brasher, the middling weight!
"Mr. Punch's Railway Book"
Joel Kenley secured two reliable middle-weights to ride the horses.
"The Second String" by Nat Gould
But it was the middle class upon whom fell the full weight of his discourse.
"Res Judicatæ" by Augustine Birrell
The weight of the monstrous beast made it burst in the middle, and the country was delivered from him.
"Donahoe's Magazine, Volume XV, No. 3" by Various
Likely enough, too, these men may be at that period easily superior to the middle or heavy weights.
"American Football" by Walter Camp
It also throws the greatest weight of the thrust upon the middle teeth.
"Farm Mechanics" by Herbert A. Shearer
After the heavy-weights and middles had been annexed by the juniors, there was a lull.
"Mountain" by Clement Wood
The dot that you made in the middle of the sheet is no longer its center of weight.
"The Romance of Aircraft" by Lawrence Yard Smith

In news:

Roseanne Ludwigson Home: Middle Village Age: 19 Height: 5'9 Weight: 116 Stats: 34-23-33.
Featuring a weight capacity of 150 pounds, the new Intermediate Distribution Rack ( IDF ) Series from Middle Atlantic Products can be mounted to building truss or unistrut to house hubs, routers, video recorders, or other AV components.
Volvo G-Series middle-weight wheel loaders.
Volvo Construction Equipment says its new G-Series L60G, L70G, and L90G middle-weight wheel loaders feature loader arms with patented Torque Parallel linkage for superior breakout and lifting forces.
Command and control with Volvo's middle weight wheel loaders.
Claressa Shields (USA), in red, fights with Nadezda Torlopova (RUS) in the Women's Middle Weight final bout during the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL.
If the parasites overwhelm the immune system — a problem more common among the malnourished rural poor, especially in the Middle East and South Asia — they cause persistent fever, weight loss, an enlarged spleen and, if untreated, death.
Then again, a simple weighted hook (middle) with eye-catching paint works just fine.
She's reigned as the women's super middle-weight boxing champ and strutted her stuff on Dancing with the Stars.
Designing the Panigale gave Ducati a chance to improve a quality known as mass centralization, concentrating the weight in the middle of the bike and as low as possible.
The nation watched in shock recently as four middle school boys barraged 68-year-old bus monitor Karen Klein with verbal abuse, jabs about her weight and attacks on her family.
Five bouts into Wednesday's match, Holly Springs coach Brandon Inge felt like moving a few of his middle-weight wrestlers up one weight class each.
As women go through their middle years, their proportion of fat to body weight tends to increase, more than it does in men.
Excess Weight During Middle Age Ups Dementia Risk.
A new study finds that in order to combat weight gain, middle-age d women must exercise at least one hour a day.

In science:

One of resulting webs has some H ’s as in Figure 10 but if we push them down to the clasp of weight (a, b − 1) in the middle, it becomes a non-segregated clasp.
Jones-Wenzl idempotents For Rank 2 Simple Lie algebras
The associated free energy with each configuration gives the statistical weights of the equilibrium probability (listed in the middle column of fig. 4).
Concentration and Length Dependence of DNA Looping in Transcriptional Regulation
The graviton states are located in the ’middle’ at fermionic weight 4.
Simple superamplitudes in higher dimensions
In the middle, the box ˜V for a weighted blockisometry.
Low entropy output states for products of random unitary channels
Middle: all-sky map of density-weighted average of neutral hydrogen fraction seen at 100 kpc.
Dwarf Galaxies with Ionizing Radiation Feedback. I: Escape of Ionizing Photons
Each panel shows the H i emission spectrum on top, the weighted H i absorption spectrum in the middle, and the corresponding part of the Galaxy rotation curve on the bottom.
HI line measurements of pulsars towards the Galactic Centre and the electron density in the inner Galaxy
Draw a new vertex with weight ui in the middle of each edge that had label vi .
Quantum Algorithms
V ∨ is the dual of a Qℓ -Gk -representation V , the group in the middle is ℓ-adic ´etale homology, and by Deligne (loc. cit.) the representation on the right is mixed with weights in [2(n − d), min(2d, 2n)].
Weights in arithmetic geometry
The large-scale correlation length λ0 is then in the middle of the largest and smallest scale, because all the scales are equally weighted (identical correlation) in this case.
Magnetic Field Properties in High Mass Star Formation from Large to Small Scales - A Statistical Analysis from Polarization Data
The proportion of true negatives in the experiment described in Section 4.1 as a function of log2 σ −2 for three different shrinkage weights: projection (Left), Tikhonov (Middle) and Pinsker (Right).
Curve registration by nonparametric goodness-of-fit testing
In the middle section of the figure, the highest of these curves represents the standard CDM model, and the lower ones standard CHDM (Nν = 1) with Ων = 0.2 (higher) and 0.3; the medium-weight solid curves represent the corresponding CHDM models with two neutrinos equally sharing the same total neutrino mass (Nν = 2).
Dark Matter and Structure Formation in the Universe
Middle part: 20 °C; due the fact that this is the Θ temperature, ζ λ = 0 and χο = 0.5, irrespective of molecular weight.
On what Terms and why the Thermodynamic Properties of Polymer Solutions Depend on Chain Length up to the Melt
Middle: multiscale CLEANed and restored with a gaussian fit to the uniformly weighted dirty beam.
Smear fitting: a new deconvolution method for interferometric data
Our proof relies on breaking the interval considered in into three and modifying the weighted difference to ensure that positivity implies either a prime occurring in the middle interval or three primes occurring in an end interval.
The Goldston-Pintz-Yildirim Sieve and Maximal Gaps
We consider a square with (2s + 1) × (2s + 1) points then we look at the weights near the edge along the middle row — that is the sth row.
Heuristic and computer calculations for the magnitude of metric spaces