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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How to use Fukuyama in a sentence

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

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

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British Dictionary definitions for Fukuyama

Fukuyama

/ (ˌfuːkuːˈjɑːmə) /


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

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