yam-agata

Yamagata

[yah-mah-gah-tah]
noun
Prince Aritomo [ah-ree-taw-maw] , 1838–1922, Japanese field marshal and statesman.
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Yamagata (ˌjæməˈɡɑːtə)
 
n
Prince Aritomo (ˌærɪˈtəʊməʊ). 1838--1922, Japanese soldier and politician. As war minister (1873) and chief of staff (1878), he modernized Japan's military system. He was premier of Japan (1889--93; 1898)

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