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Kobe

[ koh-bee; Japanese kaw-bee ]
/ ˈkoʊ bi; Japanese ˈkɔˈbi /
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Definition of Kobe

noun
a seaport on S Honshu, in S Japan.
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British Dictionary definitions for Kobe

Kobe
/ (ˈkəʊbɪ) /

noun
a port in S Japan, on S Honshu on Osaka Bay: formed in 1889 by the amalgamation of Hyogo and Kobe; a major industrial complex, producing ships, steel, and rubber goods. Pop: 1 478 380 (2002 est)
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