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[hep-tath-luh n, ‐lon] /hɛpˈtæθ lən, ‐lɒn/

an athletic contest for women comprising seven different track-and-field events and won by the contestant amassing the highest total score.
an athletic contest for women in which each athlete competes in seven different events


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