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 (ou′mə-rē, ä′ô-môr′ē)
A city of extreme northern Honshu, Japan, on Aomori Bay. Opened to foreign trade in 1906, it is now the chief port of northern Honshu.


(ˈɑ ɔˈmɔ ri)

a seaport on N Honshu, in N Japan. 293,000.
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TOKYO, June 25 (KUNA) -- Japan will deploy about 20 F-35 stealth fighter jets at the Air Self-Defense Force's base in the northern prefecture of Aomori, Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera said Wednesday.
In Tohoku region in Aomori Prefecture, East Japan Railway Co.
The E5 series train, which features a trademark long nose, operates on the line linking Tokyo with Shin-Aomori Station in Aomori on the northern tip of the country's biggest main island of Honshu.
to continue building a new plant in Oma, Aomori Prefecture, is in line with the government's policy but controversial at a time when many in Japan are still concerned about the safety of atomic energy.
The latest ultra-fast techmarvel will make two trips a day from Tokyo to Aomori, a scenic rural backwater on the northern tip of the main Honshu island that has until now been off Japan's bullet train map.
The quake struck at 2:26 pm (0526 GMT) in a narrow ocean strait between Aomori and Hokkaido prefectures, 55 kilometres (35 miles) northwest of the city of Aomori, at a depth of 163 kilometres, the US agency said.
The Aomori prefectural chapter of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party decided Monday to seek a successor to retiring lower house member Yuji Tsushima from among the general public.
Police arrested a woman Friday on suspicion of abandoning the body of her 4-year-old daughter after the girl's body was found in the home of a man they lived with in Aomori Prefecture, police officials said.
For 93-year-old Mie Fujita of the city of Aomori, Aomori Prefecture, whose husband died in China during World War II in December 1944, visits by Japanese prime ministers to Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo are very important.
Japanese carrier, All Nippon Airways has announced plans to discontinue its service between Tokyo's Haneda airport and Aomori prefecture, northern Japan.
Three Vietnamese on a squid fishing training program in Hachinohe, Aomori Prefecture are missing, city officials said Monday.
East Japan Railway Company's Tohoku Shinkansen, the bullet train that operates from Tokyo to Northern Honshu Island, extended its service on December 1st from Morioka Station in Iwate Prefecture, 289 miles northeast of Tokyo, to Hachinohe Station in Aomori Prefecture.