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English definition of “sumo wrestling”

sumo wrestling

noun [U] uk   /ˌsuː.məʊˈres.lɪŋ/ us    /-moʊ-/
a style of wrestling (= a fighting sport) originally from Japan, in which each man tries to defeat the other either by pushing him outside of a special ring or by forcing him to touch the ground with a part of his body other than the bottom part of the foot
sumo wrestler
noun [C] uk   /ˈsuː.məʊˌres.lər/ us    /-moʊˌres.lɚ/
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