shuriken

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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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