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There is no universally accepted definition of the term '''martial art''' . The word "martial" means "military, so one could argue that a good definition is:
Martial Arts has converted into a self-defense technique which is the prime reason why Girls should get involved in different forms of Martial Arts so that they may develop some self-defense skills for their own good. We all know that girls are always afraid of going out a lot because of so many sex crimes going on in the country. 
 
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* An activity that historically was used for military combat
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Under this definition, activities such as archery and fencing are included as ''martial arts''. Colloquially, people often use the definition:
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* A style of unarmed combat, typically practiced for self-defense purposes
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This definition deemphasizes the competition of martial arts in tournaments. For some reason, some people refer to martial arts as practiced at tournaments as ''martial sports''.

Latest revision as of 16:23, 29 July 2018

There is no universally accepted definition of the term martial art . The word "martial" means "military, so one could argue that a good definition is:

  • An activity that historically was used for military combat

Under this definition, activities such as archery and fencing are included as martial arts. Colloquially, people often use the definition:

  • A style of unarmed combat, typically practiced for self-defense purposes

This definition deemphasizes the competition of martial arts in tournaments. For some reason, some people refer to martial arts as practiced at tournaments as martial sports.

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