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Athlete who practices karate; some, but not all, organizations classify karatekas by weight.
karateka karate-gi obi

karate-gi click to hear

Clothing worn when practicing karate; it includes a jacket and pants that are usually made of cotton.

obi click to hear

Long wide belt that is tied around the waist to close the jacket; its color indicates the contestant’s level.