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  • n. An ethical code of the samurai that was prevalent in feudal Japan that advocated unquestioning loyalty to the master at all costs and obedience in all deeds, valuing honor above life.

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From Japanese 武士道 (ぶしどう, bushidō). (Wiktionary)

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