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judo

ju·do

judo

 
pronunciation:
ju do
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part of speech: noun
definition: the sport or discipline of fighting without weapons, based on jujitsu but prohibiting harmful blows or throws.
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derivation: judoist (n.)
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Judo is a Japanese word that means "the art of gentleness."
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  sport