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Fukuyama

[foo-koo-yah-muh; Japanese foo-koo-yah-mah]
noun
  1. a city on SW Honshu, in Japan, NE of Hiroshima.
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Examples from the Web for fukuyama

Historical Examples

  • I descended the slope gently and reached Koromatsumai, otherwise called Matsumai, or Fukuyama.

    Alone with the Hairy Ainu

    A. H. Savage Landor

  • Between Fukuyama and Hakodate, a distance of over sixty miles, the road is extremely bad, and there is nothing whatever to see.

    Alone with the Hairy Ainu

    A. H. Savage Landor


British Dictionary definitions for fukuyama

Fukuyama

noun
  1. a city in Japan, in SW Honshu: industrial and commercial centre. Pop: 381 098 (2002 est)
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