dojo

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noun do·jo \ˈdō-(ˌ)jō\

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


DOJO Defined for English Language Learners

dojo

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noun do·jo \ˈdō-(ˌ)jō\

Definition of dojo for English Language Learners

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


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