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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.
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(Placename) a city in central Japan, on S Honshu on Ise Bay: a major industrial centre. Pop: 2 109 681 (2002 est)
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(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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Smoking will be prohibited in some 8,000 taxi cabs operating in Nagoya and 19 neighboring municipalities from Tuesday, according to the Nagoya-based taxi association.
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President Katsuaki Watanabe attended a ceremony Tuesday to celebrate the completion of a skyscraper set to become a new landmark in booming Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture.
A 26-year-old woman already indicted on drug charges was served a fresh arrest warrant Tuesday on suspicion of attempting to strangle her 3-month-old son at their Nagoya house last month, police said.
Two members of the Japanese Self-Defense Forces (SDF) were arrested Friday in two separate cases of obscene behavior in Nagoya, central Japan, police said.
PAL Holdings Inc., PAL's trade name, said the following flights to and from Osaka and Nagoya are canceled: PR412 and PR408, both Manila to Osaka (Kansai International Airport).
The Bangladesh envoy was addressing a seminar attended by around eighty business representatives of Nagoya -Japan's fourth largest city and the automobile hub, according to a message received in the city.
To enhance its international cooperations the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) hosted three high-ranking representatives of Nagoya University (Japan) on its campus in Halban.

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