from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southern Honshu, Japan, a residential and industrial suburb of Osaka. Population: 512,000.


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  • He told me that he hasn't had nightmares while creating Higashiosaka, but that his parents would tell him stories about Jigoku when he'd been bad as a child. o.

    The stuff of nightmares - Higashiosaka

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    The stuff of nightmares - Higashiosaka

  • The rescuers asked five emergency medical centers in Higashiosaka and its vicinity by phone to accept him, but all rejected the request by saying they were busy, all their beds were occupied, or ignored the call.

    The American Spectator

  • Masao Nishimura was riding a motorcycle when he collided with a car at around 10: 20 p.m. Wednesday in Higashiosaka.

    The American Spectator

  • On Dec 29, a 67-year-old taxi driver was found murdered and robbed of his proceeds in Higashiosaka, also in Osaka Prefecture, while a 54-year-old taxi driver was found dead in a parking lot with stab wounds to the neck in neighboring Hyogo Prefecture.

    Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion

  • As the US prepares to send NASA’s humanoid Robonaut2 up to the International Space Station in September, Japan’s private SOHLA (Space Oriented Higashiosaka Leading Association) is gearing up to send its own two-legged robot to the moon by 2015.

    Japan To Send Humanoid Robot To The Moon By 2015 | Impact Lab


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