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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Marciano, Rocco Francis Known as "Rocky.” 1924-1969. American boxer who won the world heavyweight championship in 1952 and defended it six times. He retired in 1956 with a professional record of 49 victories and no defeats.

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  • n. United States prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship in 1952 (1924-1969)

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