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 (nə-goi′ə, nä′gô-yä′)
A city of central Honshu, Japan, at the head of Ise Bay east of Kyoto. A fortress town in the 1500s, it was rebuilt after heavy bombing in World War II.


(Placename) a city in central Japan, on S Honshu on Ise Bay: a major industrial centre. Pop: 2 109 681 (2002 est)


(nəˈgɔɪ ə)

a city on S Honshu, in central Japan. 2,108,000.
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Noun1.Nagoya - an industrial city in southern HonshuNagoya - an industrial city in southern Honshu
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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