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Kaiten

180-degree turn on the spot, without moving the feet (hip only); also called Tenkai.


Kata

1. shoulder; 2. predetermined sequence of movements (practice form)


Katate

Wrist


Ki-ai

Breath power of impulse cry: sharp and loud yell to focus energy (usually when striking in an attack).


Kihon-waza

Basic aikido techniques (grading curriculum)


Kimusubi

(Exercises for) connecting the ki between the partners


Kiritsu

Standing up from kneeling position (seiza). This movement is practised to exercise posture, balance and focus.


Kumitachi

Partner exercise: sword against sword


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