budo

noun
bu·​do | \ ˈbüd(ˌ)ō \
plural -s

Definition of budo

: the Japanese martial arts (such as karate, aikido, and kendo)

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First Known Use of budo

1905, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for budo

Japanese budō martial arts

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“Budo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/budo. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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