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Osumi

 

a strait between the southern tip of the island of Kyushu (the southernmost of the chief islands of Japan) and the Osumi Islands. At its narrowest it is 28.2 km wide, and the maximum depth is 117 m. The strait connects the East China Sea with the Pacific Ocean.

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To stud at 2 and dam of: Windy Triple K (1984 f by Jaklin Klugman; Listed- placed winner), Wedding Bouquet (1987 f by Kings Lake; Gr3 winner, Gr1- placed), Generous (1988 c by Caerleon; multiple Gr1 winner), unnamed (1989 c by Sadler`s Wells; died young), King (1990 c by Lomond; unraced), Osumi Tycoon (1991 c by Last Tycoon; Listed winner in Japan), Matikanebenizakura (1992 f by Royal Academy; winner in Japan), Shinko Hermes (1993 f by Sadler`s Wells; placed in Japan), Strawberry Roan (1994 f by Sadler`s Wells; Listed winner, Gr1-placed), Genghis Khan (1996 c by Sadler`s Wells; winner), Padua`s Pride (1997 c by Caerleon; winner), Imagine (1998 f by Sadler`s Wells; dual Classic winner), unnamed (1999 c by Entrepreneur; died as a foal).
Sunday via cesarean section, researchers at the Kagoshima Prefectural Cattle Breeding Development Institute in the town of Osumi said.
The Japanese Ship (JS) Osumi (LST-4001) of the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) is scheduled to arrive at Pier 15, Manila South Harbor, for a goodwill visit to the Philippines from April 26 to 28, 2018.
Notes one analyst, "The configuration of the Osumi and the new DDH class indicates that Japan is rehearsing carrier-building technology to reserve for itself this potential military option; and thus, that it is considering discarding the constitutional prohibition on the acquisition of power-projection capabilities." (76)
Kitagawa H, Fujiwara M, Osumi Y (1987) Effects of water immersion stress and insulin on gastric acid secretion in rats.
Seiji Osumi, director general of the Institute of Cetacean Research, told Kyodo News in an interview that Japan places priority on issues related to its two research whaling programs.
The 8,900-ton transport ship Osumi, the largest of its kind in the SDF, and the 2,950-ton destroyer Mineyuki are expected to transport the personnel and cargo and escort them from the beginning of March.
The evacuees were put on boats and conveyed to the 8,900-ton MSDF transport ship Osumi, which was waiting nearby.
The colt, by Caerleon out of Doff The Derby, is also a half-brother to Group winner Wedding Bouquet and stakes winners Windy Triple K, Osumi Tycoon and Strawberry Roan.
A number of cows are expected to give birth to recloned calves probably late this month, according to the prefecture's research institute on cattle breeding for beef in the town of Osumi.
Kitagawa H, Fjuwara M, Osumi Y (1979) Effect of water immersion stress on gastric secretion and mucosal blood flow in rats.
The key issue will be how scientists assess Japan's estimate that there are 28,000 sei whales in the waters, allegedly outnumbering the estimated 25,000 minke whales, said Seiji Osumi, director general of Japan's Institute of Cetacean Research.