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mikado

(mĭkä`dō), a former title of the emperor of JapanJapan
, Jap. Nihon or Nippon, country (2015 est. pop. 127,975,000), 145,833 sq mi (377,835 sq km), occupying an archipelago off the coast of E Asia. The capital is Tokyo, which, along with neighboring Yokohama, forms the world's most populous metropolitan region.
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mikado

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Baritone Sean Watson as the Mikado showed off his customary commanding sound, but also had some diction issues.
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The clever lyrics, catchy tunes and comic absurdities of The Mikado have delighted audiences since 1885.
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As said in the 'Mikado' 'Let the punishment fit the crime.'