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A city of southern Kyushu, Japan, on Kagoshima Bay, an inlet of the East China Sea. Satsuma porcelain ware is produced in the city, which is also a major port.


(Placename) a port in SW Japan, on S Kyushu. Pop: 544 840 (2002 est)


(ˌkɑ gəˈʃi mə)

a seaport on S Kyushu, in SW Japan. 537,000.
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It is then expected to turn east toward the Amami region off Kagoshima Prefecture, where wind speeds may top 90 kph Tuesday afternoon, it said.
AgustaWestland and Kaigai Corporation of Japan are pleased to announce that Kagoshima International Aviation has placed an order for a GrandNew light twin helicopter to perform emergency medical service missions for Hakodate City Hospital in Southern Hokkaido.
The rocket, H-2A launch vehicle, was lifted off from Tanegashima Space Centre in Kagoshima Prefecture at 3:37 a.
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the leader in secure content and application delivery, today announced that Kagoshima University, through its Computing and Communications Center, has selected Blue Coat(R) SG(TM) appliances to accelerate the delivery of Internet applications and content across its global Wide Area Network (WAN) from its central Koorimoto campus to residents using wireless Internet access on Iojima Island.