Fukuyama


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Fu·ku·ya·ma

 (fo͞o′kə-yä′mə, -ko͞o-yä′mä)
A city of southwest Honshu, Japan, on the Inland Sea east of Kure. It is a commercial, industrial, and communications center.
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Fukuyama

(ˌfuːkuːˈjɑːmə)
n
(Placename) a city in Japan, in SW Honshu: industrial and commercial centre. Pop: 381 098 (2002 est)
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