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sumo wrestlingnoun [U]

uk   /ˌsuː.məʊˈres.lɪŋ/  us   /-moʊ-/
a ​style of ​wrestling (= a ​fightingsport)originally from Japan, in which each man ​tries to ​defeat the other either by ​pushing him ​outside of a ​specialring or by ​forcing him to ​touch the ​ground with a ​part of his ​body other than the ​bottompart of the ​foot
sumo wrestler
noun [C] uk   /ˈsuː.məʊˌres.lər/  us   /-moʊˌres.lɚ/
(Definition of sumo wrestling from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sumo wrestling”
in Arabic مُصارعة السومو (رِياضة يابانِيّة)…
in Korean 쓰모 레슬링…
in Portuguese sumô…
in Catalan sumo…
in Japanese 相撲(すもう)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 相扑(运动)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相撲(運動)…
in Italian lotta di sumo…
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