tae kwon do
noun Usage: often capitalized T&K&D Etymology: Korean t'aekwŏndo, from t'ae- to kick + kwŏn fist + to way Date: 1967 a Korean art of unarmed self-defense characterized especially by the extensive use of kicks

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  • tae kwon do — 1967, from Korean, from tae kick + kwon fist + do art, way, method …   Etymology dictionary

  • tae kwon do — [tī′kwän′dō′] n. a Korean self defense system much like karate …   English World dictionary

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  • tae kwon do — /tuy kwon doh / a Korean martial art, a particularly aggressive form of karate, that utilizes punches, jabs, chops, blocking and choking moves, and especially powerful, leaping kicks. Also, taekwondo. [1965 70; < Korean t aekwondo, equiv. to t ae …   Universalium

  • tae kwon do — or tae•kwon•do [[t]ˈtaɪ ˈkwɒn ˈdoʊ[/t]] n. spo a Korean martial art similar to karate • Etymology: 1965–70; < Korean …   From formal English to slang

  • Tae-kwon-do — Taekwondo Graphies du mot taekwondo, en hangeul et en McCune Reischauer. Taekwondo 태권도 …   Wikipédia en Français

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