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A city of southern Honshu, Japan, east-southeast of Nagoya. It is an industrial and transportation center.


(Placename) a city in central Japan, in S central Honshu: cotton textiles and musical instruments. Pop: 573 504 (2002 est)


(ˈhɑ mɑˈmɑ tsʊ)

a city on S central Honshu, in central Japan. 535,000.
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1) Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Enshu Hospital, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka 430- 0929, Japan
Headquarters: Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan; President: Jun-ichi Miki), aimed at enabling all the digital pianos launched by Roland in the Fall of 2015 to provide support for piaScore's pedal page turner, plus other products.
group is planning to build a mega solar power plant in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, from June 2014, a local source said Thursday.
9 percent for a point in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture.
Typhoon Roke landed near Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, at around 2 pm (local time), bringing strong winds and heavy rain to vast areas of western to northern Japan, the Kyodo news agency reports.
In Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, one of the designated cities, incumbent Mayor Yasutomo Suzuki, 53, was reelected as he was the only person to file candidacy.
Iwagami met powerful helpers at the right time as he attended a symposium of fishermen's unions seeking to boost the number of ayu held in the city of Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, in the autumn of 2006 under sponsorship of the Ayu Conservation Network of the Monobe, Tenryu and Yahagi fishermen's unions.
RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil began an investigation Monday at the request of the Japanese government into a Japanese-Brazilian man suspected of returning back home after murdering a restaurant owner in 2005 in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Brazilian officials said.
In 1991, 250 sea turtles came ashore in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, but their numbers have recently dropped to about 50.
The survey was conducted by a study group in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, that consists of people in the Internet business, graduate students at Shizuoka University and handicapped people.
TOKYO -- Yamaha Corporation (Head Office: 10-1, Nakazawa-cho, Naka-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan; President: Mitsuru Umemura) announces a business alliance with Fuji Television Network Inc.
The parent firm, based in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, did not disclose the amount paid in the transaction.