[ yoh-kuh-soo-kuh, yuh-koos-kuh; Japanese yaw-kaw-soo-kah ]
/ ˌyoʊ kəˈsu kə, yəˈkʊs kə; Japanese ˈyɔ kɔˈsu kɑ /
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a seaport on SE Honshu, in central Japan, on Tokyo Bay: naval base.
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How to use Yokosuka in a sentence
As soon as I was able to travel we started to go to Yokosuka in search of the missing vessel.
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British Dictionary definitions for Yokosuka
/ (ˌjəʊkəʊˈsuːkə) /
a port in Japan, in SE Honshu: a major naval base with shipbuilding industries. Pop: 434 613 (2002 est)
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