Dictionary of Terms World Black Belt - U
"Apprentice." An old Japanese practice where a student was apprenticed to a martial arts master in order to become an instructor in turn.
Forearm or arm
An Okinawan style of karate founded by Kanbum Uechi. It is characterized by linear patterns and forceful breathing
"Receiver." The partner upon whom the technique is executed.
"Breakfalling." The art of using shock-dispersing action such as rolls and breakfalls to avoid injury when falling.
"Reverse," "hidding," or "rear."
"Back," "rear," or "behind."
To strike or to hit