Dictionary of Terms World Black Belt - H
"Sweep" or "sweeping."
"Flag." The flags used by referees or line persons to indicate scores, decisions, or jogai.
Left or left side
Elbow. Also known as empi
"Draw" or "tie." Referee's term denoting a draw in a match.
"Force" or "power."
Knee or lap
Protective equipment worn by tae kwon do competitors to minimize injury while sparring
The art of tying. Techniques used to tie and immobilize a victim by means of a cord
The art of firearms or gunnery
"Headquarters." This term can be used to define any headquarters for a martial arts school.
A style of Chinese kung fu, also known as Lama, which is composed of twelve short-hand and twelve long-hand maneuvers.