Pronunciation: (nun-chä'kOO), [key]
Sometimes, nunchakus. an Oriental hand weapon for defense against frontal assault, consisting of two foot-long hardwood sticks joined by a chain or thick cord that stretches to body width. Also,nun-chucksPronunciation: (nun'chuks"). [key]Also called karate sticks.
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