[ wah-kah-yah-mah ]
/ ˈwɑ kɑˈyɑ mɑ /
a seaport on S Honshu, in S Japan.
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Hiroo Onoda was born on March 19 1922 at the village of Kamekawa in the Wakayama prefecture of south Japan.
The most southerly area of Wakayama in Niphon yields the best cotton of Japan.The Story of the Cotton Plant|Frederick Wilkinson
British Dictionary definitions for wakayama
/ (ˌwækəˈjɑːmə) /
an industrial city in S Japan, on S Honshu. Pop: 391 008 (2002 est)
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