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martial arts

any of the traditional forms of Oriental self-defense or combat that utilize physical skill and coordination without weapons, as karate, aikido, judo, or kung fu, often practiced as sport.
Also, martial art.
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martial artist, noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Word Origin and History for martial-art
martial arts
1933, translating Japanese bujutsu; see martial.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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