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unarmed combat

Line breaks: un|armed com¦bat

Definition of unarmed combat in English:


[mass noun]
A mode of combat in which weapons are not used.
Example sentences
  • They trained in the evening in such things as weapons handling, unarmed combat and basic sabotage.
  • The warrior monks of ancient China, forbidden to carry weapons, were feared because of their prowess in unarmed combat.
  • It was obviously choreographed but it was so exciting, all this fighting with swords and long spears, and very fast unarmed combat.

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