wu shu

or wu·shu

[ woo shoo ]
/ ˈwu ˈʃu /

noun

Chinese martial arts collectively.

Origin of wu shu

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

wushu

/ (ˈwuːʃuː) /

noun

a general term for Chinese martial arts

Word Origin for wushu

from Chinese military + shú art
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