How to use Kyushu in a sentence
In Kyushu, where the yakuza are deeply rooted, they are not leaving with a whimper, they are leaving with a bang.
On December 20, 2012, a hand grenade exploded at the headquarters of the Dojin-kai in Kita-Kyushu, Fukuoka Prefecture.
The young men of the island of Kyushu, especially of Kumamoto and Kagoshima provinces, are noted for their ambitious projects.Evolution Of The Japanese, Social And Psychic | Sidney L. Gulick
The once famous "Kumamoto Band" consisted entirely of Kyushu boys.Evolution Of The Japanese, Social And Psychic | Sidney L. Gulick
There is only one station, and that is in the city of Saga, on the island of Kyushu.The Gist of Japan | R. B. Peery
British Dictionary definitions for Kyushu
an island of SW Japan: the southernmost of Japan's four main islands, with over 300 surrounding small islands; coalfield and chemical industries. Chief cities: Fukuoka, Kitakyushu, and Nagasaki. Pop: 14 786 000 (2002 est). Area: 35 659 sq km (13 768 sq miles)
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