hapkido

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noun hap·ki·do \ˌhäp-ˈkē-dō\

Definition of hapkido

  1. :  a Korean martial art based on kicking motions and incorporating elements of aikido

Origin and Etymology of hapkido

Korean, from hap- together, joined + ki breath, energy + to way, art


First Known Use: 1963


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