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ka·ra·te

 (kə-rä′tē)
n.
A Japanese martial art in which sharp blows and kicks are administered to pressure-sensitive points on the body of an opponent.

[Japanese : kara, empty + te, hand.]

ka·ra′te·ist n.
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karate

(kəˈrɑːtɪ)
n
(Judo & Karate)
a. a traditional Japanese system of unarmed combat, employing smashes, chops, kicks, etc, made with the hands, feet, elbows, or legs
b. (as modifier): a karate chop to the head.
[Japanese, literally: empty hand, from kara empty + te hand]
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ka•ra•te

(kəˈrɑ ti)

n.
a Japanese method of self-defense using fast, hard blows with the hands, knees, or feet.
[1950–55; < Japanese]
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karate

A Japanese word meaning empty hand, used to mean a type of unarmed martial art.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.karate - a traditional Japanese system of unarmed combatkarate - a traditional Japanese system of unarmed combat; sharp blows and kicks are given to pressure-sensitive points on the body of the opponent
martial art - any of several Oriental arts of weaponless self-defense; usually practiced as a sport; "he had a black belt in the martial arts"
Nihon, Nippon, Japan - a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building
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Translations
الكاراتيه: الدِّفاع بِدون سِلاحكَارَاتِيه
karate
karate
karate
karate
karate
karate
空手空手道
가라테
karatė
karatē
karate
karate
karate
มวยคาราเต้
võ karate

karate

[kəˈrɑːtɪ] Nkarate m
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karate

[kəˈrɑːti]
nkaraté m
modif [class, champion] → de karaté
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karate

nKarate nt
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karate

[kəˈrɑːtɪ] nkaratè m
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karate

(kəˈraːti) noun
a Japanese form of unarmed fighting, using blows and kicks.
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karate

كَارَاتِيه karate karate Karate καράτε kárate karate karaté karate karate 空手 가라테 karate karate karate caratê, karaté карате karate มวยคาราเต้ karate võ karate 空手道
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karate

n karate m
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