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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. fighting with the fists;
[syn: boxing, pugilism, fisticuffs]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Pugilism \Pu"gil*ism\, n. [L. pugil a pugilist, boxer, akin to pugnus the fist. Cf. Pugnacious, Fist.] The practice of boxing, or fighting with the fist. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

pugilism n 1: fighting with the fists [syn: boxing, pugilism, fisticuffs]