A Japanese martial art that focuses on using an enemy’s energy to gain control over them using natural movements, posture and breathing.

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Etymology and meaning of ukemi

I believe that ukemi can be translated as receiving body (受け身). It is what uke (受け, whoever receives the technique) does when nage (投げ thrower) or tori (取り, grabber) applies a technique. Am I correct ...