powerlifting definition by Webster's New World
a type of competitive weight lifting involving the performance of the bench press, dead lift, and squat
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- powerlifter noun
powerlifting definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A weightlifting competition in which participants compete in the squat, dead lift, and bench press.