Often, martial arts. any of the traditional forms of Asian self-defense or combat that utilize physical skill and coordination without weapons, as karate, aikido, judo, or kung fu, often practiced as sport.
any of various philosophies of self-defence and techniques of single combat, such as judo or karate, originating in the Far East
noun 1. the law temporarily imposed upon an area by state or national military forces when civil authority has broken down or during wartime military operations. 2. the law imposed upon a defeated country or occupied territory by the military forces of the occupying power. noun 1. the rule of law established and maintained by […]
[mahr-shuh l] /ˈmɑr ʃəl/ adjective 1. inclined or disposed to war; warlike: The ancient Romans were a martial people. 2. of, suitable for, or associated with war or the armed forces: martial music. 3. characteristic of or befitting a warrior: a martial stride. /ˈmɑːʃəl/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of war, soldiers, or […]
[mahr-shuh n] /ˈmɑr ʃən/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or like the planet or its hypothetical inhabitants. noun 2. a supposed inhabitant of the planet : The science-fiction novel was about the invasion of our planet by Martians. /ˈmɑːʃən/ adjective 1. of, occurring on, or relating to the planet Mars noun 2. an inhabitant of […]
[mahr-tn] /ˈmɑr tn/ noun 1. any of several swallows having a deeply forked tail and long, pointed wings. [mahr-tn] /ˈmɑr tn/ noun 1. Archer John Porter [ahr-cher] /ˈɑr tʃər/ (Show IPA), 1910–2002, English biochemist: Nobel Prize in chemistry 1952. 2. Frank, 1890–1974, Swiss composer. 3. Glenn Luther, 1886–1955, U.S. airplane designer and manufacturer. 4. Homer […]