from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kind of palanquin or sedan-chair used in Japan.
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"norimono" (a species of sedan chair carried by twenty or thirty bearers), he too would do the same; to have ridden into the limits of the city on horseback would have been construed by the Japanese as an admission that he held a far lower official rank than that of a plenipotentiary of a great nation.
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