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An example use of judo in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… and took up judo earning a third degree …”
Judo is a martial art that uses throws and joint locks to throw and pin an opponent.
the word judo occurs in english on average 1.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that judo can be often used in the following areas:
1) leisure and entertainment;