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judoka

[joo-doh-kah, joo-doh-kah] /ˈdʒu doʊˌkɑ, ˌdʒu doʊˈkɑ/
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/
noun
1.
a competitor or expert in judo
Word Origin
Japanese; see judo
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