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 (yō-kī′chē, yô′kä-ē′chē)
A city of southern Honshu, Japan, on Ise Bay southwest of Nagoya.
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(ˌyoʊ kəˈi tʃi)

a city on S Honshu, in central Japan. 274,000.
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They will also visit Yokkaichi City in Mie Prefecture, where people have in the past suffered from atmospheric pollution.
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Moreover, Yokkaichi Factory of Yachiyo Industry Co., Ltd., where Honda mini-vehicles are produced, has been producing at a partially reduced volume since April 22, due to the interruption in supply of mini-vehicle engine parts which were being produced at Honda's Kumamoto Factory.
Mitsui Chemicals will add 6000 tons of spunbond capacity at its Sunrex facility in Yokkaichi, Japan, in an effort to support growth in the baby diaper market in Japan and throughout Asia.
A tanker carrying 300,000 barrels of West Texas Intermediate crude for Cosmo Oil arrived at the Yokkaichi port in Mie Prefecture last month, apparently the first time that a Japanese company imported actual WTI oil rather than buying futures.
SanDisk Corporation have announced its 256 Gigabit (Gb) 3-bit-per-cell (X3) 48-layer 3D NAND chip and the start of 3D NAND pilot line operations in Yokkaichi, Japan in conjunction with its partner, Toshiba.
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The 25-year-old Frenchman stayed at the Mie Prefectural General Medical Center in Yokkaichi, Japan for more than a month.