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Yamashita

[yah-mah-shee-tah] /ˈyɑ mɑˈʃi tɑ/
noun
1.
Tomoyuki
[taw-maw-yoo-kee] /ˈtɔ mɔˈyu ki/ (Show IPA),
("the Tiger of Malaya") 1885–1946, Japanese general.
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Yamashita

/ˌjæməˈʃiːtə/
noun
1.
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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