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Shimonoseki

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geographical name Shi·mo·no·se·ki \ˌshē-mō-nō-ˈse-kē\

Definition of Shimonoseki

  1. city & port Japan in SW Honshu on Shimonoseki Strait pop 252,389



Variants of shimonoseki

or formerly Bakan play \ˈbä-ˌkän\

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