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 (ə-wä′jē) or A·wa·ji·shi·ma (ə-wä′jē-shē′mə)
An island of Japan in the Inland Sea between southwest Honshu and Shikoku.
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(ɑˈwɑ dʒi)

an island in Japan, S of Honshu and N of Shikoku. 230 sq. mi. (596 sq. km).
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Private Mousa 'Awaji arrived at King Salman Airbase in Riyadh on Tuesday evening, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported, citing a statement by Spokesman of the Coalition Col.
29 (Saba) -- Chief of Prisoners Affairs Committee Abdul-Qader al-Mortada on Tuesday said that the Saudi prisoner Musa Shu'i Awaji was transferred to his country via a plane of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) after his release on an initiative by Sayed Abdulmalik al-Houthi.
"According to accurate intelligence, a large-scale clearance operation was carried out, including the areas of Umm Tina, Awaji and Khairija, where they were searched in full and the areas were secured in cooperation with the residents living there," said the commander of the popular mobilization of the western Anbar axis, Qassim Musleh.
is starting a taxi-hailing pilot program in the remote island of Awaji. With the 2020 Tokyo Olympics just around the corner, taxi operators are looking for ways to make it easier for customers to hail cabs and get to their destinations.
The unified Family Law tops the legislations ratified by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa thanks to the efforts of the Supreme Council of Women in coordination with the Executive branch and through community partnership, said Ammar Awaji, the moderator the seminar themed (Family Law and its economic impact on Bahraini women), organized by Bahrain My Colours.
Major General Nasser bin Saleh Aldojse, Jizan police chief, added that officer Hamoud Mohammed Awaji was killed in clashes in the Southern flank of Saudi Arabia.
'We expect to complete the planned privitisation of assets this year,' Saleh Al Awaji told Saudi-owned Al Arabiya.
"We expect to complete the planned privitisation of assets this year," Saleh Al Awaji told Saudi-owned Al Arabiya.
Muhsen Al Awaji and Abdullah Al Mudaifer will most likely face charges of insulting former Saudi king Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud who died in January.
The city of Sumoto is located on Awaji island, in the Hyogo prefecture.
Dr Saleh Bin Hussein Al Awaji, the Deputy Minister For Electricity, opened the three-day energy showcase yesterday (May 26).