Mount Asama

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Noun1.Mount Asama - a volcano in central Honshu near NaganoMount Asama - a volcano in central Honshu near Nagano; one of the largest volcanoes in Japan (8,340 feet)
Hondo, Honshu - 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
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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LIVING alongside nature is a key theme at the Hoshinoya Karuizawa Resort, a serene property neighbouring Picchio's lakeside research centre, opened in 1914 at the foot of volcanic Mount Asama on the site of a hot spring.
The Karuizawa Distillery was established in 1955 in the foothills of an active volcano Mount Asama. The location was notable for being the highest distillery in Japan at 850m above sea level.
Natagani ran tests for his drones and robots last month on Mount Asama in Japan to see how well they worked.
So far 2009 looks like it is off to a fast start, too, with Mount Redoubt letting loose in Alaska, Japan's Mount Asama raining ash on Tokyo and an undersea volcano in Tonga breaching the surface and growing an island.