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Tajimi

(tä'jē`mē), city (1990 pop. 94,036), Gifu prefecture, central Honshu, Japan. It is one of the country's leading producers of ceramics.
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Kawachi, who hails from Tajimi, Gifu Prefecture, and studied at Nagoya University of Arts, is also known as a bookbinding designer.
The .38-caliber revolver contained three bullets when it was stolen from a 23-year-old policeman in Tajimi, Gifu Prefecture, but one of the bullets was found in a minivehicle that the assailants apparently abandoned after the incident.
A city assembly committee in Tajimi, Gifu Prefecture, passed a bill Monday to allow the city government to impose tax on waste delivered from Nagoya, which will be the first ordinance authorizing a city to levy a tax on another municipality.
The municipalities in Komatsu, Ishikawa Prefecture, Sabae, Fukui Prefecture, and Tajimi, Gifu Prefecture, have since followed suit, and the town office of Bihoro in Hokkaido takes a similar step in fiscal 2001 that began Sunday.
The Nagoya city office launched the reclamation plan in 1981 to turn the tidal flat into a waste disposal facility before its current landfill site in Tajimi, Gifu Prefecture, becomes filled in 2001.