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Old 12-04-2013, 12:55 PM   #10
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Re: Term changes

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Mike Braxton wrote: View Post
This is just a function of preference. Doesn't dictate if a style is new or old. Aite means opponent. Tori means to grab, to hold, take posession of, ect... Shite is a conjucated form of a word meaning to do, so the person doing the technique.
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