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

  • A city of southern Honshu, Japan, a residential suburb of Osaka. Population: 269,000.

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  • proper n. a prefecture in Japan, its capital is Mito.

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Examples

  • Chiba gov't refuses to register Net cafe as residence for homeless High court gives ex-fund manager Murakami suspended prison term Ibaraki woman held after slamming 2-yr-old daughter's head into floor Japan plans to host int'l donors conference for Pakistan in March

    Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion

  • Aso, in Davos speech, pledges $17 bil for Asia to help counter economic crisis Chiba gov't refuses to register Net cafe as residence for homeless High court gives ex-fund manager Murakami suspended prison term Ibaraki woman held after slamming 2-yr-old daughter's head into floor Satomi Ishihara appears with wrestler Masahiro Chono in Suntory TV commercial

    Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion

  • Court turns down neighbors 'plea for cartoonist to remove stripes from house Japanese girl falls from 5th floor balcony of Thai hotel; in coma Arrest warrants obtained for L&G execs, others over investment fraud High court gives ex-fund manager Murakami suspended prison term Ibaraki woman held after slamming 2-yr-old daughter's head into floor Satomi Ishihara appears with wrestler Masahiro Chono in Suntory TV commercial

    Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion

  • Aso, in Davos speech, pledges $17 bil for Asia to help counter economic crisis Japanese girl falls from 5th floor balcony of Thai hotel; in coma Arrest warrants obtained for L&G execs, others over investment fraud High court gives ex-fund manager Murakami suspended prison term Ibaraki woman held after slamming 2-yr-old daughter's head into floor Satomi Ishihara appears with wrestler Masahiro Chono in Suntory TV commercial

    Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion

  • The epicenter was about 70 kilometers 43 miles north of Tokyo in southern Ibaraki prefecture.

    Moderate quake felt in Tokyo, but causes no damage

  • The so-called Ibaraki segment of the plate boundary has been thought to behave in similar fashion to that of the Miyagi segment.

    BBC News - Home

  • It was in southern Ibaraki prefecture and about 60 kilometers 37 miles underground.

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  • Dozens of fires were reported in northern prefectures of Fukushima, Sendai, Iwate and Ibaraki.

    8.9 magnitude quake triggers tsunami in Japan

  • Police said at least one person was killed in a house collapse in Ibaraki prefecture, just northeast of Tokyo.

    8.9 magnitude quake triggers tsunami in Japan

  • A large section of the ceiling at the 1-year-old airport at Ibaraki, about 50 miles 80 kilometers northeast of Tokyo, fell to the floor with a powerful crash.

    8.9 magnitude quake triggers tsunami in Japan

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