Maebashi

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Maebashi

(ˈmɑːɛˈbɑːʃiː)
n
(Placename) a city in central Japan, on central Honshu: centre of sericulture and silk-spinning; university (1949). Pop: 283 005 (2002 est)
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1) Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Gunma University Hospital, 3-39-22 Showa-machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371-8511, Japan
opened a drive-through outlet in Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, on Friday to provide enhanced convenience for customers.
Shoji Arino, leader of the 650,000-member union, told its regular convention in Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, ''The restart of existing reactors should be decided in a cool-headed manner while taking public livelihood and the nation's economy into consideration.
MAEBASHI, Japan - Ten school knapsacks from an anonymous donor were found in front of the entrance of a children's welfare facility on Christmas Day Saturday in Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, the prefectural government said.
A 47-year-old company employee in Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, was also outraged by Kan's proposal, saying, ''The government suddenly brought up the issue of increasing the tax before fully discussing the matter.
MAEBASHI, Japan - A precursor of Japan's first baby hatch, which began operating Thursday in the city of Kumamoto, southeastern Japan, existed about 20 years ago in Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, enabling people to leave babies anonymously.
a) Department of Integrated Japanese Oriental Medicine, School of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
According to a suit filed by the two retailers, Yamada Denki, based in Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, falsely claimed to customers that the two firms were selling a stereo set for 131,450 yen, 6,500 yen more than their actual prices.
For their long-term counterparty ratings, Joyo Bank, based in Mito, Ibaraki Prefecture, has been downgraded by two notches to A-minus from A-plus, while Gunma Bank, based in Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, has been downgraded to A from A-plus, the rating agency said.
Meanwhile, the municipal government of Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, said Friday it has detected radioactive cesium of 41,000 becquerels per kg from incinerator ashes collected Monday at a water sanitation facility.
Three teenage girls were killed and two slightly injured after a large truck rear-ended a parked van on an expressway in Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture on Friday, police said.
a small brokerage based in Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, in 2000.