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n. pl. Fu·jis
A variety of apple having fruit with greenish to red skin and yellowish crisp flesh.

[Probably partly after Fujisaki, the town in northern Honshu where the variety was developed, and partly after Mount Fuji.]


(Placename) Mount Fuji an extinct volcano in central Japan, in S central Honshu: the highest mountain in Japan, famous for its symmetrical snow-capped cone. Height: 3776 m (12 388 ft). Also known as: Fujiyama or Fuji-san


(ˈfu dʒi)

a dormant volcano in central Japan, on Honshu island: highest mountain in Japan. 12,395 ft. (3778 m). Also called Fu•ji•ya•ma (ˌfu dʒiˈyɑ mə) Fu•ji•san (ˈfu dʒiˌsɑn)


A Nigerian musical style that developed in the second half of the 20th century.
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Noun1.fuji - shrubby Japanese cherry tree having pale pink blossomsfuji - shrubby Japanese cherry tree having pale pink blossoms
flowering cherry - any of several shrubs or trees of the genus Prunus cultivated for their showy white or pink single or double blossoms
2.fuji - an extinct volcano in south central Honshu that is the highest peak in JapanFuji - an extinct volcano in south central Honshu that is the highest peak in Japan; last erupted in 1707; famous for its symmetrical snow-capped peak; a sacred mountain and site for pilgrimages
Nihon, Nippon, Japan - a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building
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Miniature Fujis were erected in the gardens of the well-to-do.
There, in an unbroken zigzag of flashlight beams, thousands of climbers are snaking their way up the steep, black slope of Mount Fuji.
Japan's Fuji Television Network has offered to purchase more shares of radio broadcaster Nippon Broadcasting System (NBS) and turn it into a subsidiary.
Livedoor has filed a temporary court injunction to block NBS' issuance of stock warrants that would give Fuji a chance to retain its majority in NBS.
Fuji TV, which is expected to make public the results of the tender offer Tuesday morning, is said to have acquired more than 33.
BUSINESS WIRE)--March 7, 1995--TRW Space & Electronics Group has signed a multiyear agreement with Fuji Television Network Inc.