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Urawa

(o͞orä`wä), city (1990 pop. 418,271), capital of Saitama prefecture, central Honshu, Japan. A suburb of the Tokyo-Yokohama Metropolitan Area, it is a commercial and industrial center.
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Urawa

 

a city in Japan, on the island of Honshu. Capital of Saitama Prefecture. A satellite city of Tokyo. Population, 324,000 (1974). Industry is represented by metalworking, machine building, and the manufacture of textiles and chemical products. Urawa has a university.

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