[yoh-kuh-soo-kuh, yuh-koo s-kuh; Japanese yaw-kaw-soo-kah]
- a seaport on SE Honshu, in central Japan, on Tokyo Bay: naval base.
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It was due to his efforts that the Yokosuka dockyard was constructed.A Fantasy of Far Japan
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As soon as I was able to travel we started to go to Yokosuka in search of the missing vessel.
- a port in Japan, in SE Honshu: a major naval base with shipbuilding industries. Pop: 434 613 (2002 est)
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