Fukuyama

[ foo-koo-yah-muh; Japanese foo-koo-yah-mah ]
/ ˌfu kuˈyɑ mə; Japanese ˈfu kʊˈyɑ mɑ /

noun

a city on SW Honshu, in Japan, NE of Hiroshima.

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Example sentences from the Web for Fukuyama

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

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British Dictionary definitions for Fukuyama

Fukuyama
/ (ˌfuːkuːˈjɑːmə) /

noun

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