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Definition of karate noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

karate

 noun
noun
NAmE//kəˈrɑt̮i//
 
[uncountable]
 
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a Japanese system of fighting in which you use your hands and feet as weapons a karate chop (= a blow with the side of the hand)
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: karate