matawari

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 股割.

Noun[edit]

matawari (uncountable)

  1. (sumo) A form of exercise in which a rikishi sits on the ground with his legs wide apart, then lowers his torso to touch the ground between his legs.

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