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wu shu

or wu·shu

[ woo-shoo ]
/ ˈwu ˈʃu /
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noun
Chinese martial arts collectively.
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Origin of wu shu

1970–75; <Chinese wǔshù, equivalent to military + shù art
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British Dictionary definitions for wu shu

wushu
/ (ˈwuːʃuː) /

noun
a general term for Chinese martial arts

Word Origin for wushu

from Chinese military + shú art
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