from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A victory in boxing, with immediate termination of the match, awarded by the referee when it appears that one fighter is too badly injured to continue.
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- n. A knockout declared by a referee in cases where a participant is sufficiently injured, unbalanced, or confused and unable to continue the fight;
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a knockout declared by the referee who judges one boxer unable to continue
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