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oʊˈsɑ kə, ˌoʊ sɑˈkɑOsa·ka

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Osakanoun

    port city on southern Honshu on Osaka Bay; a commercial and industrial center of Japan

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  1. Osakanoun

    a city in Honsh, Japan.

  2. Osakanoun

    a prefecture, Japan.

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  1. Osaka

    Osaka is a city in the Kansai region of Japan's main island of Honshu, a designated city under the Local Autonomy Law, the capital city of Osaka Prefecture and also the largest part of the Keihanshin metropolis, which comprises three major cities of Japan, Kyoto, Osaka and Kobe. Located at the mouth of the Yodo River on Osaka Bay, Osaka is Japan's third largest city by population after Tokyo and Yokohama. Keihanshin is the second largest metropolitan area in Japan by population and one of the largest metropolitan areas highly ranked in the world, with nearly 19 million people, and by GDP the second largest area in Japan and the seventh largest area in the world. Historically the commercial center of Japan, Osaka functions as one of the command centers for the Japanese economy. The ratio between daytime and night time population is 141%, the highest in Japan, highlighting its status as an economic center. Its nighttime population is 2.6 million, the third in the country, but in daytime the population surges to 3.7 million, second only after Tokyo. Osaka used to be referred to as the "nation's kitchen" in feudal Edo period because it was the centre of trading for rice, creating the first modern futures exchange market in the world.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Osaka in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Osaka in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  1. Ayako Sera:

    The worry is whether this trend can continue, it is necessary to pay attention to whether reduced demand is putting downward pressure on future output as a state of emergency has been declared in Tokyo and Osaka.

  2. Ron Rutland:

    Other than the English Channel and the sea between Shanghai and Osaka, we are determined to cycle every inch -- but not at the expense of doing anything reckless and stupid.

  3. Roger Federer:

    It showed both personalities from both players, in a way also tennis won on the night, not just Osaka. Also Coco, the way she handled herself anyway. Its incredible at 15. I cant even think being so well-behaved at 15.

  4. Beryl Love:

    We appreciate the respectful dialogue with Ms. Osaka at the press conference, it was a straightforward question that we feel led to a meaningful exchange. That said, we sincerely regret that our questioning upset her in any way.

  5. Haruo Ozaki:

    Hokkaido is a place where due to the climate conditions people tend to have the heater on very high and in very closed spaces as well, in places such as Tokyo and Osaka, it will also be getting colder from now. When we add this coldness factor, it shows that we need to express a lot more caution or we could face a further spread of contagion.

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