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Yamashita

[yah-mah-shee-tah]
noun
Tomoyuki [taw-maw-yoo-kee] , ("the Tiger of Malaya") 1885–1946, Japanese general.
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Yamashita (ˌjæməˈʃiːtə)
 
n
Tomoyuki (ˌtəʊməʊˈjuːkɪ). 1885--1946, Japanese general. He commanded Japanese forces in the Malayan campaign in World War II and took Singapore (1942); captured (1945) and hanged

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