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sensei

[sen-sey] /sɛnˈseɪ/
noun
1.
a karate or judo instructor.
Origin
< Japanese: teacher, master, doctor < Middle Chinese, equivalent to Chinese xiānsheng (xiān ahead + shēng born)
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  • Ricky worked with a top sensei to pursue his dream of learning karate.

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