Chiba


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Chi·ba

 (chē′bä′)
A city of east-central Honshu, Japan, on the northeast shore of Tokyo Bay. It is a manufacturing center.

Chiba

(ˈtʃiːba)
n
(Placename) an industrial city in central Japan, in SE Honshu on Tokyo Bay. Pop: 880 164 (2002 est)

Chi•ba

(ˈtʃiˈbɑ)

n.
a city on SE Honshu in central Japan, near Tokyo. 843,000.
Translations
千葉
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Doria said Chiba appeared to have jumped from the 15th floor of the 25-story EGI Building at the corner of Taft and Gil Puyat avenues.
has assigned its A1 rating to the senior unsecured bonds issued by The Chiba Bank, Ltd.
That's why Japan's Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries (MAFF), together with world-renowned Japanese chef Machiko Chiba, recently held the Japanese Cooking Class Hands-on Program at the Center for Asian Culinary Studies (CACS) in San Juan City to reintroduce Japanese cooking to the Philippines and to the world.
in Chiba Prefecture, east of Tokyo, prompting a call to firefighters by a security guard but it turned out to require no firefighting operations.
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4 jolted Chiba Prefecture, just east of Tokyo, and its vicinity at 8:08 a.
International Resource News-March 16, 2011--Cosmo Oil Co continues with fire-fighting operations at Chiba refinery(C)1994-2011 ENPublishing - http://www.
A political organization linked to Finance Minister Yoshihiko Noda booked a total of around 220,000 yen, apparently spent on 12 occasions at bars and nightclubs, as organizational expenses in 2009, according to its funds report released Thursday by the Chiba prefectural election management commission.
Masaaki Ono, an official at the Chiba District Court, said the 36-year-old Queenslander received a jail term of 18 months, suspended for three years.
A family of three in western Hyogo state and another family of five in Chiba, near Tokyo, suffered severe abdominal pains, vomiting and diarrhoea, the Health Ministry said in a statement.
Chiba wrote in the September issue of The Sower, the diocesan newspaper, "but our fall plans will need to be severely reduced.