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shuriken

(ˈʃuːrɪken)
n
(Martial Arts (other than Judo & Karate) & Combat Sports) a martial-arts weapon usually in the shape of a star or cross with sharp protruding edges, thrown with a spin towards the target
[from Japanese, shu hand + ri inside + ken blade]
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The EcoWaste Coalition called out the sale of toy weapons that had sharp points and edges such fake 'balisong' (fan knife) and hunting knife as well as 'kunai' (dagger), 'shuriken' (hand blade), and 'tanto' (sword) apparently inspired from a popular Japanese cartoon series.
The Quezon City based group expressed alarm after buying toy weapons with sharp points and edges, including imitation "balisong" (fan knife), hunting knife and Naruto weapons such as "kunai" (dagger), "shuriken" (hand blade ) and "tanto" (sword).
Once you've done that, you'll get the Shuriken ability.
The title, Shuriken and Pleats, refers to her being a ninja and also being a student, wearing a high school uniform with its pleated skirt.
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Advice Ninjas reaches them with the accuracy of a shuriken and precision of a katana blade.
In Angel mode Dante is faster and more capable of crowd control using an embedded scythe and giant shuriken which deal heavy damage to multiple enemies.
(179.) For example, California bans an extensive list of weapons and ammunition including: cane guns, wallet guns, undetectable firearms or firearms not immediately recognizable as a firearm, any ammunition which contains or consists of any flechette dart, any bullet containing or carrying an explosive agent, ballistic knives, nunchaku, short-barreled shotguns or rifles, metal, wood, or hard plastic composite knuckles, belt buckle knives, leaded canes, zip guns, shuriken, lipstick case knives, cane swords, shobi-zue, writing pen knives, and weapons colloquially known as a blackjack, slungshot, billy, sandclub, sap, or sandbag.
(Adam West tossed a lot of batarangs attached to ropes.) Recently, the batarang is more of a shuriken; it acts like a ninja throwing star.
(5) Another example, Vincent O'Sullivan's play, Shuriken (1985), provides the first literary illustration of Japanese and New Zealand military personnel coming face-to-face, though the story unfolds after the capture of Japanese by American soldiers and is thus at the tail end of a larger (northward) narrative.