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[yah-mah-maw-taw] /ˈyɑ mɑˈmɔ tɔ/
[ee-saw-raw-koo] /ˈi sɔˈrɔ kʊ/ (Show IPA),
1884–1943, Japanese naval officer. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The yen looked tempting, but Yamamoto wouldn't play the game.

    A Yankee in the Far East George Hoyt Allen
  • It may be that he was the same individual as Yamamoto Fujinobu, who has already been mentioned as Shigenaga's pupil.

    Chats on Japanese Prints Arthur Davison Ficke
  • So I gave Yamamoto the address of a leading missionary, which I had easily secured from mine host, the hotel man.

    A Yankee in the Far East George Hoyt Allen
  • I paid off Ushi, and made a deal with Yamamoto to go home and write me the story of his life.

    A Yankee in the Far East George Hoyt Allen
  • At the village of Yamamoto yonder, ten furlongs further, you will find a good inn.

    The N Plays of Japan Arthur Waley

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