Definitions

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  • proper n. The highest mountain in Japan.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an extinct volcano in south central Honshu that is the highest peak in Japan; last erupted in 1707; famous for its symmetrical snow-capped peak; a sacred mountain and site for pilgrimages

Etymologies

From Japanese 富士 (fuji) (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The U.S. Navy had taken over a number of resort hotels on the east side of Japan, the most beautiful and luxurious of these “R&R camps” being the Fujiya Hotel, in the cool shadow of magnificent Mount Fuji Fujiyama or Fujisan to the Japanese.

    First Man

  • Mount Niitaka is on Formosa; its 13,075–foot peak is 500 feet higher that Mount Fuji in Japan.

    DAY OF DECEIT

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