Etymology 1


dojo (plural dojos or dojo)

(martial arts) A training facility, usually led by one or more sensei; a hall or room used for such training.

(by extension) A room or other facility used for other activities, such as meditation or software development.

(sumo) synonym of dohyo

Etymology 2



The dojo loach, Japanese weather loach, or pond loach (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus), a freshwater fish native to East Asia.

Source: Wiktionary


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In the 18th century, the Swedish government made coffee and its paraphernalia (including cups and dishes) illegal for its supposed ties to rebellious sentiment.

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