heptathlon definition

  • noun:
    • An athletic competition frequently limited to ladies in which each contestant participates inside after seven track and field occasions: 200-meter and 800-meter runs, 100-meter hurdles, shot-put, javelin throw, large jump, and lengthy leap.
    • an athletic competition comprising seven occasions; contested mostly by ladies, for whom this is certainly an Olympic recreation.

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