- a dormant volcano in central Japan, on Honshu island: highest mountain in Japan. 12,395 feet (3778 meters).
Also called Fu·ji·ya·ma [foo-jee-yah-muh; Japanese foo-jee-yah-mah] /ˌfu dʒiˈyɑ mə; Japanese ˈfu dʒiˈyɑ mɑ/, Fu·ji·san [foo-jee-sahn] /ˈfu dʒiˌsɑn/.
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We had been there two weeks and Fujiyama was not to be seen.Flash-lights from the Seven Seas
William L. Stidger
We had a wonderful glimpse of the sacred mountain, Fujiyama.An Ohio Woman in the Philippines
Emily Bronson Conger
There is none of that withdrawing dignity of Fujiyama, the great man who looks on.The Pacific Triangle
The Fujiyama was foremost in every rush, and staggered under the blows she received.The North Pacific
Willis Boyd Allen
In 1887 the writer ascended the summit of Fujiyama, Japan, 12,400 feet elevation.Astronomy
- Mount Fuji an extinct volcano in central Japan, in S central Honshu: the highest mountain in Japan, famous for its symmetrical snow-capped cone. Height: 3776 m (12 388 ft)Also known as: Fujiyama, Fuji-san
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