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dojo

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noun do·jo \ˈdō-(ˌ)jō\

Simple Definition of dojo

  • : a school for teaching people karate, judo, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dojo

plural

dojos

  1. :  a school for training in various arts of self-defense (as judo or karate)

Origin and Etymology of dojo

Japanese dōjō, from way, art + -jō ground


First Known Use: 1942


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