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

  • A city of southern Honshu, Japan, on Osaka Bay east of Kobe. It is a resort and an industrial center. Population: 472,000.


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  • The less than four years old Hyogo Performing Arts Center in Nishinomiya, Hyogo decided to hold their very first public backstage tour for a hundred or so lucky applicants.

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  • The most successful breeding programme was at the Koshien Hanshin Park in Nishinomiya City, Japan.

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  • Rhodes in Osaka, and third baseman George Arias has moved 10 miles east from the Orix BlueWave in Kobe to the Tigers in Nishinomiya, outside of Osaka. - Rhodes continues to chase Japan Series title

  • KM was once again convalescing from poor health, this time in Nishinomiya, a western suburb of Osaka.

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  • I'm listening on a sunny afternoon here in Nishinomiya, Japan.

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  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced that it has supplied an ozone water treatment system comprising an ozone generator, a contact tank and an off-ozone gas destructor to the Hanshin Water Supply Authority's Amagasaki Waterworks, which supplies purified water to the cities of Kobe, Amagasaki, Nishinomiya and Ashiya.

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  • The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya author Nagaru Tanigawa, Nishinomiya high school was also used as a visual template for the


  • Kyodo said the donor's liver was transplanted into a man in his 50s in Fukuoka, his pancreas and one kidney into a woman in her 40s in Tokyo, and the other kidney into a man in his 50s in Nishinomiya.

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  • Police officers search for the suspect in Nishinomiya on Monday evening.

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  • The 29-year-old motorcycle rider, meanwhile, was taken to a university hospital in Nishinomiya, Hyogo, as soon as the rescue workers determined he appeared to have suffered more severe injuries.

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