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Yonago

 

a city in Japan, in west Honshu Island, in TottoriPrefecture. Population, 109, 000 (1970). Railroad junction; portfor shallow draft vessels on the Nakanoumi lagoon. Its industriesinclude agricultural machine building, shipbuilding, metallurgy, and other branches of metalworking. Yonago is also the site offood-flavoring and textile (based on the local production of rawsilk) industries. There are sulfur mines.

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(1) Division of Medical Oncology and Molecular Respirology, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, 36-1 Nishi-cho, Yonago, Tottori, Japan
(1) Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, Yonago, Tottori, Japan
(3) Division of Child Neurology, Institute of Neurological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, 36-1 Nishimachi, Yonago, Tottori 683-8504, Japan
(1) Department of Clinical Psychology, Tottori University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, 86Nishicho, Yonago, Tottori Prefecture 683-8503, Japan
The Japanese abductee is believed to be Kyoko Matsumoto, a woman from Yonago, Tottori Prefecture, who was 29 at the time of her disappearance in 1977.
The start-up company, based in Yonago, Tottori Prefecture, is hoping to sell the sofa -- measuring 1 meter long, 0.7 meter wide and 0.9 meter high -- to nursing care homes and amusement parks for 1.8 million to 2.5 million yen.
The company also said that it has found a similar violation of an accord with local authorities in Yonago, Tottori Prefecture.
But it is not certain whether Sharp will continue to use the unit's plant in Yonago, Tottori Prefecture, because the facility is rather outdated, they said.
A lecture on the report will be held Saturday in Yonago, Tottori Prefecture.
NTT West Corp.'s labor union on Friday wrapped up a two-day convention in Yonago, Tottori Prefecture, without major opposition to a sweeping restructuring program but with a resolution calling for putting the strongest emphasis on job security of its 78,000 members.
Kyoko Matsumoto, who disappeared from Yonago, Tottori Prefecture at the age of 29, was relocated to North Korea's capital after having lived in the port city of Chongjin in recent years, the National Intelligence Service said, according to Yonhap.