Definitions for kyotokiˈoʊ toʊ, ˈkyoʊ-

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  1. Kyoto(noun)

    a city in central Japan on southern Honshu; a famous cultural center that was once the capital of Japan

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  1. Kyoto(ProperNoun)

    A city in Japan on the island of Honshu that once served as Japanu2019s capital.

  2. Kyoto(ProperNoun)

    The Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change -- An amendment to the international treaty on climate change, assigning mandatory targets for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions to signatory nations.

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  1. Kyoto

    Kyoto is a city in the central part of the island of Honshu, Japan. It has a population close to 1.5 million. Formerly the imperial capital of Japan for more than one thousand years, it is now the capital of Kyoto Prefecture, as well as a major part of the Kyoto-Osaka-Kobe metropolitan area. With temples, parks, bustling business districts, markets, from regal estates to the tightly-packed neighborhoods, Kyoto is one of the oldest and most famous Asian metropolises.

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  1. Kyoto

    from 784 to 1868 the capital of Japan, on the Kamo River, inland, 190 m. W. of Yedo; is still the centre of Japanese Buddhism, and is noted for its pottery, bronze-work, crapes, and velvets.

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  1. Tokyo, Tōkyō


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