Definitions for mawashi

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  1. mawashi(Noun)

    The belt worn by rikishi during training and in competition

  2. Origin: 廻し or 回し, mawashi, same meaning.


  1. Mawashi

    In sumo, a mawashi is the belt that the rikishi wears during training or in competition. Upper ranked professional wrestlers wear a keshō-mawashi as part of the ring entry ceremony or dohyō-iri.


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