jiujitsu
jiujitsu jiujitsu n. [Jap., soft technique.] 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.

Syn: jujitsu, jiujutsu, jujutsu. [WordNet 1.5]


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