jodo

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See also: jōdo

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Japanese 杖道 (literally way of the staff)

Noun[edit]

jodo (uncountable)

  1. A Japanese martial art using a short staff, originally as a defence against swords.
    Synonym: jojutsu
    • 2007, Paul Walker, Lessons with the Master (page 15)
      Every Saturday after the karate class there was a jodo class (not judo, but jodo—the way of the short staff).

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Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈjodo/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: jo‧do

Noun[edit]

jodo (uncountable, accusative jodon)

  1. iodine

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Verb[edit]

jodo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of joder.