- a seaport on S Kyushu, in SW Japan.
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Examples from the Web for kagoshima
Volcanic eruption near Kagoshima, Japan; about 200 lives lost.The Annual Register 1914
I was to return in the "Argus" by way of Kagoshima and Uwajima.A Diplomat in Japan
Ernest Mason Satow
They landed at Kagoshima, a large city on the coast of the southern island of Kyushu, August 15, 1549.The Gist of Japan
R. B. Peery
Three months previously to this bombardment of Kagoshima another puissant feudatory had thrown down the gauntlet.
We had occasion to go to a village fifteen miles from Kagoshima and crossed a low mountain range of perhaps two thousand feet.The Old World and Its Ways
William Jennings Bryan
- a port in SW Japan, on S Kyushu. Pop: 544 840 (2002 est)
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