Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A Korean art of self-defense; a style of karate.

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  • proper n. Alternative spelling of taekwondo.

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  • n. a Korean martial art similar to karate

Etymologies

Korean t'aekwŏndo : t'ae-, to trample + kwŏn, fist + -do, way.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Korean. (Wiktionary)

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