Historical dictionary of modern Japanese literature and theater. . 2009.

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  • Snow country (Japan) — characterized by heavy, long lasting snowfalls.The rather poetic Nihongo| snow country |雪国|yukiguni can refer to any place with heavy or deep snows and is generally understood as a reference to the Sea of Japan side of Honshū (Japan s main… …   Wikipedia

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