Yamashita

[ yah-mah-shee-tah ]
/ ˈyɑ mɑˈʃi tɑ /

noun

To·mo·yu·ki [taw-maw-yoo-kee] /ˈtɔ mɔˈyu ki/, the Tiger of Malaya, 1885–1946, Japanese general.
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British Dictionary definitions for yamashita

Yamashita

/ (ˌjæməˈʃiːtə) /

noun

Tomoyuki (ˌtəʊməʊˈjuːkɪ). 1885–1946, Japanese general. He commanded Japanese forces in the Malayan campaign in World War II and took Singapore (1942); captured (1945) and hanged
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