Hokkaido

geographical name
Hok·​kai·​do | \ hȯ-ˈkī-(ˌ)dō How to pronounce Hokkaido (audio) \
variants: or formerly Yezo \ ˈye-​(ˌ)zō How to pronounce Yezo (audio) \

Definition of Hokkaido

island of Japan north of Honshu and northernmost of Japan's four main islands area (including adjacent small islands) 30,313 square miles (78,511 square kilometers), population 5,506,419

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