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kyu

(kjuː)
n
1. (Judo & Karate) one of the five student grades for inexperienced competitors
2. (Judo & Karate) a student in the kyu grades. Compare dan2
[from Japanese]
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Nearest the pin side contests on holes 12 and 16 were won by Dena Wales and Sun Kyu Kwak, respectively.
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The agreement was signed by Abdulla Nasser Al Suwaidi, Adnoc's Director General, Moon Kyu Seo, KNOC's president and CEO, and Kyu Han Kim, Kigam president.
KIRKBY Shotokan Karate Club have shown they are a force to be reckoned with after their athletes achieved great success in the recent North West Open Championships in Lancashire, and the 34th KUGB Kyu Grade Championships in Prestatyn, North Wales.
Students take Kyu and Dan grade examinations to test the knowledge and standard that they have.
The back side sports logo of a steaming tea cup replete with a message in Hindi: ' Ek chaiwala PM kyu nahi ban sakta?
Trinity took the gold medal in the 10/12 girls beginner to seventh Kyu Kumite section with older sister Tylia taking a bronze in the 13/14 sixth to fourth Kyu Kumite, and younger sister Keana also taking a bronze in the six-eight years beginner to seventh Kyu event.
In the individual men's section, Paul Campbell won the junior 3rd kyu and below gold while, in the senior 3rd kyu and above, Linus Rushworth was victorious.
Sun Kyu Kwak finished third with a nett score of 72.
This would be done within the context of where Logel and KYU are now and where they want their joint venture to be in the future.
An investigative panel headed by lawyer Nobuo Gohara said last month senior officials of Kyu