from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Japanese art of self-defense in which sharp blows and kicks are administered to pressure-sensitive points on the body of an opponent.
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- n. An Okinawan martial art involving primarily punching and kicking, but additionally, advanced throws, arm bars, grappling and all means of fighting.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a traditional Japanese system of unarmed combat; sharp blows and kicks are given to pressure-sensitive points on the body of the opponent.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a traditional Japanese system of unarmed combat; sharp blows and kicks are given to pressure-sensitive points on the body of the opponent
But I was in what I call my karate state—a heightened level of consciousness typified by perceptual vigilance.
He holds a second-degree black belt in karate, a yellow belt in jiu jitsu, and works for the Canadian Federal Public Service.
In his 2004 case before the Federal Court, the government made submissions that his interest in karate could infer his involvement in terrorism,
James im watching that free movie downloads this was a terrible idea. and karate is japanese, jackie chan is chinese ... should be the kung-fu kid. leaveitbe
I know nothing about this and I don't want to just be negative for its sake, but, you know, in movies, frankly, karate is sort of .... boring.
First blind person to receive black belt in karate in Australia stars in TV ad
Dawson Ko, 24, received his black belt in karate in March 2007, making him the first blind person in Australia to earn a black belt.
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He's in China so that would be Kung Fu or something seeing that karate is Japanese.
"Fortunately, karate is originally a Chinese art form, so that's the area we're playing around in."