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Simple Definition of tae kwon do
: a style of fighting that originated in Korea and that uses kicks and punches but no weapons
Full Definition of tae kwon do
: a Korean art of unarmed self-defense characterized especially by the extensive use of kicks
Origin of tae kwon do
Korean t'aekwŏndo, from t'ae- to kick + kwŏn fist + to way
First Known Use: 1967
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