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taekwondo

(ˈtaɪˈkwɒnˈdəʊ; ˈteɪ-)
n
(Martial Arts (other than Judo & Karate) & Combat Sports) a Korean martial art that resembles karate
[C20: Korean tae kick + kwon fist + do way, method]
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Noun1.taekwondo - a Korean martial art similar to karatetaekwondo - a Korean martial art similar to karate
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"
Translations
Taekwondo
テコンドー
태권도
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1st Khubaib TKD Academy (A) (11 gold, 2 silver, 1 bronze, 221 points); 2nd Khubaib TKD Academy (B) (2 gold, 2 silver, 5 bronze, 82 points); 3rd Sindh TKD Association (1 gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze, 58 points)
In Khyrougi/Poomsae U-14, Air Force TKD Club clinched first position with 2 gold and 2 silver medals while Waziristan Azmaray TKD Academy were runners-up with 2 silver and 2 bronze medals and Khubaib TKD Academy earned third position with 1 silver and 2 bronze medals.
In Over 61Kg, Danish Air Force Club First; Arif Ullah KTA Second; Irfan TKD Lover Third; Shah Zaman Atta Ullah Club Fourth.
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The TKD screw element was developed to make material conveying faster, with the appropriate mixing efficiency.
TKD first arrived in Merseyside sometime in the 70s and, when two karate brown belt brothers saw it they decided to switch their allegiance and begin TKD instead.
The goal of the current study was to determine the effect of in vitro stimulation using IL-2 and/or IL-15 alone or in combination with stress-inducible Hsp70-derived 14mer peptide (TKD) on cell surface expression of NK cell activatory and inhibitory receptors in peripheral blood mononuclear cells of healthy individuals.
A recent meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies discussing the incidence of injuries in TKD reports a mean injury rate of 79.3/1000 athlete exposures [4].
However, as to our knowledge to date, there have been no systematic studies with TKD specific movements during the tests whether LMT, IT or MLSS.
TKD Tigers is a new course from the UK, specifically targeted at young children.
In U-17 Khyrougi/Poomsae competitions, Waziristan Azmaray TKD Academy clinched first position with 3 gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze medals and 107 points, Balezone TKD Academy was second with 2 gold, 2 silver and 2 bronze medals and 66 points while Air Force TKD Club third with one silver, 3 bronze medals and 58 points.
The law firm of Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP (TKD) has signed a long-term lease to relocate its headquarters from 470 Park Avenue South to a full floor of 16,554 s/f at 1350 Broadway, a recent addition to the W&H Properties portfolio, announces Brian Waterman, executive vice president of Newmark Knight Frank, the building's managing and leasing agent.