judoka

judoka

[joo-doh-kah, joo-doh-kah]
noun, plural judokas, judoka.
1.
a contestant in a judo match.
2.
a judo expert.

Origin:
< Japanese, equivalent to jūdō judo + ka person (< Middle Chinese, equivalent to Chinese jiā)

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judoka (ˈdʒuːdəʊˌkæ)
 
n
a competitor or expert in judo
 
[Japanese; see judo]

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