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  • n. Plural form of martial art.


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  • The entirety of Rigelian martial arts consists of those six basic steps.

    Starfleet Academy: The Edge

  • Douc CARMICHAEL crouched in the doorway like a commando in a martial arts movie.

    Blood Test

  • I had defended my title several times over the years, and once I became the top dog on the mixed martial arts scene, I brought fans down on both sides of Tito Ortiz.

    This is Gonna Hurt

  • My first role was in a martial arts action movie calledCradle 2 the Grave, which starred the famous martial arts actor Jet Li.

    This is Gonna Hurt

  • This is because, in the course of Jasper Dash and the Sponge-Cake of Zama, he had spent almost a year studying meditation and martial arts at a secret mountaintop monastery in somewhere like Nepal or Tibet.

    Jasper Dash and the Flame-Pits of Delaware

  • Only a few, like my friend Drgnan Pghlik, have learned the ways of martial arts so that they can protect the monastery.

    Jasper Dash and the Flame-Pits of Delaware

  • Born in Hong Kong, Chu began his martial arts training at age twelve and has taught tai chi and internal Chinese disciplines such as nei kung for over thirty years, as well as authoring several books.

    Manifesting Michelangelo

  • The snake dance was a martial arts technique supposedly perfected by the Zengakuren, the Japanese student movement, for breaking through police lines.

    1968 the Year that Rocked the World

  • The ad had mentioned that gymnastics training was a plus, but Full Earth Productions had really just been looking for extras to stand around in the background while Doreen Liu, their Asian martial arts star, bounced off trampolines.

    The Warslayer

  • City-bred or not, he was in excellent physical condition from his hours of martial arts training.

    Phule me twice


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