japan

[n] - a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago 2. [n] - a string of more than 3,000 islands east of Asia extending 1,300 miles between the Sea of Japan and the western Pacific Ocean 3. [n] - lacquerware decorated and varnished in the Japanese manner with a glossy durable black lacquer 4. [n] - lacquer with a d
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Japan

Country in northeast Asia, occupying a group of islands of which the four main ones are Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, and Shikoku. Japan is situated between the Sea of Japan (to the west) and the north...
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Japan

Ja·pan' (jȧ*păn') noun [ From Japan , the country.] Work varnished and figured in the Japanese manner; also, the varnish or lacquer used in japanning.
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Japan

Ja·pan' adjective Of or pertaining to Japan, or to the lacquered work of that country; as, Japan ware. Japan allspice (Botany) , a spiny shrub from Japan ( Chimonanthus fragrans ), related to the Carolina allspice. -- Japan black (Chemistry) ,
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Japan

Ja·pan' (jȧ*păn') transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Japanned (jȧ*pănd'); present participle & verbal noun Japanning .] 1. To cover with a coat of hard, brilliant varnish, in the manner of the Ja
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japan

Of or pertaining to Japan, or to the lacquered work of that country; as, Japan ware. ... <botany> Japan allspice, a cloverlike plant (Lespedeza striata) from Eastern Asia, useful for fodder, first noticed in the Southern United States about 1860, but now become very common. During the Civil War it was called variously Yankee clover and Rebel
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japan

noun lacquer with a durable glossy black finish, originally from the orient
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japan

verb coat with a lacquer, as done in Japan
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Japan

Japanese Archipelago noun a string of more than 3,000 islands east of Asia extending 1,300 miles between the Sea of Japan and the western Pacific Ocean
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Japan

• (v. t.) To cover with a coat of hard, brilliant varnish, in the manner of the Japanese; to lacquer. • (v. t.) To give a glossy black to, as shoes. • (n.) Work varnished and figured in the Japanese manner; also, the varnish or lacquer used in japanning. • (a.) Of or pertaining to Japan, or to the lacquered work of that country;
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Japan

country lying off the east coast of Asia. It consists of a great string of islands in a northeast-southwest arc that stretches for approximately ... [307 related articles]
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Japan

[album] Japan is an album by the British band Japan, released in the United States in 1982 on the Epic Records label. It was the first U.S. release of the band`s material recorded for Virgin Records in the U.K. (Obscure Alternatives, on Ariola Records, had already been released in the U.S.), and was a combination of most of Tin Drum with th
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Japan

Japan (jupăn') , Jap. Nihon or Nippon, country (2005 est. pop. 127,417,000), 145,833 sq mi (377,835 sq km), occupying an archipelago off the coast of E Asia. The capital is Tokyo, which, along with neighboring Yokohama, forms the world's most populous metropolitan region.Sections in this a...
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Japan

Click images to enlargeCountry in northeast Asia, occupying a group of islands of which the four main ones are Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, and Shikoku. Japan is situated between the Sea of Japan (to the west) and the north Pacific (to the east), east of North and South Korea. Government Japan is a parliamentary democracy. I...
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Japan

[film] Japan is a 2008 American independent film written and directed by Fabien Pruvot. ==Plot== The film follows a contract killer who goes by the code name Japan. He meets a man named Alfred at a hotel, who was recently evicted from his home. The two get along and Japan befriends Alfred. Their friendship leads the film into a twist and tu
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Japan

[Buronson manga] ==Plot== A yakuza, in love with a TV reporter, comes to Barcelona, Spain, where she`s making a reportage on what`s the foreigners` idea of the Japanese people, and how Japanese people see themselves; during her speech, she makes a parallel between modern day Japan and the ancient Carthage, saying that the Carthaginians were
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Japan

[Epcot] The Japan Pavilion is part of the World Showcase within Epcot at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. Its location is between The American Adventure and Morocco pavilions. ==History== The Japan pavilion is one of the original World Showcase pavilions and had been in planning since the late 1970s. Many attractions have been proposed
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Japan

[disambiguation] Japan is an island country in East Asia. Japan may also refer to: ==Music== ==Literature== ==Lacquerware== ==Film== ...
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Japan

[band] Japan was an English new wave music group formed in 1974 in Catford, South London. The band achieved success in the late 1970s and early 1980s, when they were often associated with the burgeoning New Romantic stylistic movement, though the band themselves denied any such connection. Japan achieved nine UK Top 40 hits in the early 198
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Japan

Japan n (日本 Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 Nippon-koku or Nihon-koku, literally `[the] State of Japan`) is an island nation in East Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies to the east of the Sea of Japan, China, North Korea, South Korea and Russia, stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and Taiwan in t..
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Japan

Legend has it that 718 years Katsunuma (Yamanashi district on the main Japanese island of Honshu) by a saint called him Gyoki Nyorai Buddha planted the vines and then passed Daizenji built the temple. In honor of the Buddha created Gyoki a still-standing statue in the temple which is called by the pilgrims Yakushi Budo (Budo = wine, Yakushi = teach
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japan

glossy black varnish or lacquer
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