Niigata

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Ni·i·ga·ta

 (nē′ē-gä′tə, -tä)
A city of northwest Honshu, Japan, on the Sea of Japan north-northwest of Tokyo. It is a leading port with a major chemical industry.

Niigata

(ˈniːɪˌɡɑːtə)
n
(Placename) a port in central Japan, on NW Honshu at the mouth of the Shinano River: the chief port on the Sea of Japan. Pop: 514 678 (2002 est)

Ni•i•ga•ta

(ˈni iˈgɑ tɑ)

n.
a seaport on NW Honshu, in central Japan. 486,000
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