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The word canyon comes from Spanish cañon, meaning 'a pipe, tube or gorge'. Its root is the Latin word 'canna', meaning 'reed'.

The martial art karate is from Japan and is made up of the words 'kara' meaning empty and 'te' meaning hand (= empty hand).

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