Fukushima

[ foo-koo-shee-muh; Japanese foo-koo-shee-mah ]
/ ˌfu kuˈʃi mə; Japanese ˈfu kʊˈʃi mɑ /

noun

a city on N Honshu, in N Japan.

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Fukushima
/ (ˌfuːkuːˈʃiːmə) /

noun

a city in Japan, in N Honshu: noted for production of silk; sight of a serious nuclear power station accident following an earthquake and tsunami in 2011. Pop: 290 064 (2011 est)
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