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Related to jiujitsu: MMA
Variant of jujitsu.
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(Martial Arts (other than Judo & Karate) & Combat Sports) variant spellings of jujitsu
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also ju•jut•su(-ˈdʒʌt-, -ˈdʒut-)
a Japanese method of defending oneself without weapons by using the strength and weight of one's adversary to disable him or her.
[1870–75; < Japanese]
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|Noun||1.||jiujitsu - a method of self-defense without weapons that was developed in China and Japan; holds and blows are supplemented by clever use of the attacker's own weight and strength|
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"
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jiujitsu[dʒuːˈdʒɪtsuː] n → jiu-jitsu m
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n → Jiu-Jitsu nt
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