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n. pl. Fu·jis
A variety of apple having fruit with greenish to red skin and yellowish crisp flesh.

[Probably partly after Fujisaki, the town in northern Honshu where the variety was developed, and partly after Mount Fuji.]
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(Placename) Mount Fuji an extinct volcano in central Japan, in S central Honshu: the highest mountain in Japan, famous for its symmetrical snow-capped cone. Height: 3776 m (12 388 ft). Also known as: Fujiyama or Fuji-san
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(ˈfu dʒi)

a dormant volcano in central Japan, on Honshu island: highest mountain in Japan. 12,395 ft. (3778 m). Also called Fu•ji•ya•ma (ˌfu dʒiˈyɑ mə) Fu•ji•san (ˈfu dʒiˌsɑn)
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A Nigerian musical style that developed in the second half of the 20th century.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fuji - shrubby Japanese cherry tree having pale pink blossomsfuji - shrubby Japanese cherry tree having pale pink blossoms
flowering cherry - any of several shrubs or trees of the genus Prunus cultivated for their showy white or pink single or double blossoms
2.fuji - an extinct volcano in south central Honshu that is the highest peak in JapanFuji - an extinct volcano in south central Honshu that is the highest peak in Japan; last erupted in 1707; famous for its symmetrical snow-capped peak; a sacred mountain and site for pilgrimages
Nihon, Nippon, Japan - a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building
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Fuji is expected to boost economic activity in the country.
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With the transactions slated for next April, Fuji TV will become the holding company of the Fujisankei Communications Group led by Fuji TV and will spearhead group-wide efforts to streamline operations, the TV broadcaster said.
Japan's Fuji Television Network has offered to purchase more shares of radio broadcaster Nippon Broadcasting System (NBS) and turn it into a subsidiary.
Fuji TV receives broadcast license for Tokyo and surrounding areas from Ministry of Post & Telecommunications and takes to the air.
Several financial institutions that hold shares in Nippon Broadcasting System Inc., a radio company targeted in a high-profile acquisition race, have decided to sell a portion of their shares to Fuji Television Network Inc.
Toyota, with about 100,000 shares, or 0.3 percent of the radio station's outstanding shares, wants to keep the stake to ''watch quietly for a while'' the heated battle for control of Nippon Broadcasting between Fuji TV and Livedoor Co., they said.
The Shikanais want the brokerage house to return the shares -- about 8 percent of Nippon Broadcasting's outstanding shares -- making further uncertain the result of the high-profile takeover battle for the radio network between Fuji Television Network Inc.
Livedoor filed the lawsuit with the Tokyo District Court a day after Nippon Broadcasting announced it will issue Fuji TV share warrants worth 15.87 billion yen.
If the warrant scheme is fully exercised, this would raise Fuji TV's stake in Nippon Broadcasting to about 70 percent, allowing the TV network to win the acquisition battle, while reducing Livedoor's stake to about 16 percent from more than 40 percent currently.
Daiwa Securities SMBC, an agent for Fuji TV's tender offer, said it has decided to sell its 2,625,000 shares in Nippon Broadcasting, or about 8 percent of all outstanding shares.