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(Placename) another name for Honshu


(ˈhɒn doʊ)

a river flowing NE from Guatemala along the border of Belize and Mexico to the Caribbean. 150 mi. (240 km) long.
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Noun1.Hondo - the central and largest of the four main islands of JapanHondo - the central and largest of the four main islands of Japan; between the Sea of Japan and the Pacific Ocean; regarded as the Japanese mainland
Japan, Japanese Archipelago, Japanese Islands - a string of more than 3,000 islands to the east of Asia extending 1,300 miles between the Sea of Japan and the western Pacific Ocean
Japanese capital, Tokio, Tokyo, Yeddo, Yedo, capital of Japan, Edo - the capital and largest city of Japan; the economic and cultural center of Japan
Nagano - a city in central Honshu to the northwest of Tokyo; site of a Buddhist shrine
Nagoya - an industrial city in southern Honshu
Omiya - a city of east central Honshu; a suburb of Tokyo
Osaka - port city on southern Honshu on Osaka Bay; a commercial and industrial center of Japan
Yokohama - port city on southeastern Honshu in central Japan
Kobe - a port city in Japan on Osaka Bay in southern Honshu; was damaged by an earthquake in 1995
Kyoto - a city in central Japan on southern Honshu; a famous cultural center that was once the capital of Japan
Hiroshima - a port city on the southwestern coast of Honshu in Japan; on August 6, 1945 Hiroshima was almost completely destroyed by the first atomic bomb dropped on a populated area
Toyohashi - a Japanese city in southern Honshu on the Pacific shore
Toyonaki - a Japanese city in southern Honshu; main residential suburb of Osaka
Toyota - an industrial city of Japan in southern Honshu
Asama, Mount Asama - a volcano in central Honshu near Nagano; one of the largest volcanoes in Japan (8,340 feet)
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Living in the adobe in Arroyo Hondo where she and her ex-husband raised their children, she tries to find the money to buy the house.
We'll bet Hondo will get another go at it for sure.
TEMPLE CITY -- The showdown of the Rio Hondo League's top two running backs resembled a heavyweight title fight, with La Canada's Lavelle Peterson and Temple City's Dwight Broadnax matching big plays and touchdowns throughout Friday night's contest.
If you need to catch your breath during the day, you can choose among many activities for ecotourism, such as: Cerro Blanco tropical dry forest, Puerto Hondo mangroves, or a visit to the Botanical Garden with its exotic orchids, one of which is named after the city.