Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
- (sumo) A winning technique in sumō. A technique in which dodges an opponent and one slaps their shoulder, neck, or back forcing them to fall forward.
- 朝野新聞, January 6, 1892: 大相撲 [...] 外の海（ハタキコミ）鬼ケ谷
- Sumō related vocabulary.
- May be abbreviated to 叩き (hataki)