Definition of Asahikawa

1. Noun. A city on western Hokkaido that is the center of a fertile agricultural area.

Generic synonyms: City, Metropolis, Urban Center
Group relationships: Ezo, Hokkaido, Yezo, Japan, Nihon, Nippon



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Asahikawa

Arverni
Arvicola
Arvicola amphibius
Arwel
Aryan
Aryanize
Aryanized
Aryanizes
Aryanizing
Aryans
Aryirades
Asa Gray
Asa Yoelson
Asadha
Asafolk
Asahikawa (current term)
Asama
Asamiya
Asanga
Asansol
Asaph Hall
Asarh
Asarum
Asarum canadense
Asarum europaeum
Asarum shuttleworthii
Asarum virginicum
Asatru
Asbat al-Ansar
Ascaphidae

Literary usage of Asahikawa

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1. Prison Conditions in Japan by Joanna Weschler (1995)
"We conducted interviews in Tokyo, Kobe, Osaka, Niigata, and Asahikawa, and our witnesses provided testimony regarding prisons and detention centers in those ..."

2. The Russo-Japanese War: Reports from British Officers Attached to the by Great Britain War Office. General Staff, Great Britain War Office (1908)
"This division has its head-quarters at Asahikawa in Hokkaido, but draws its recruits from various parts of Japan, as the population of ..."

3. East Asian Experience in Environmental Governance: Response in a Rapidly by Zafar Adeel (2003)
"... by Cabinet Order: Sapporo, Asahikawa, Sendai, Chiba, central Tokyo, Yokohama, Kawasaki, Nagoya, Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe, Amagasaki, Hiroshima, and Fukuoka. ..."

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