Japan-earth

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Japan-earth also Terra japonica, gambier
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Usage

In literature:

Amid this stands Germany with her unchanged purpose to own the earth; and Japan is doing some thinking.
"A Straight Deal" by Owen Wister
Christ has come to Japan, and behold a new heaven and a new earth!
"The Religions of Japan" by William Elliot Griffis
The earliest burials in Japan are marked by simple mounds of earth.
"Rough Stone Monuments and Their Builders" by T. Eric Peet
Fillers consist of silex or of ground earths mixed with oil, japan, and turpentine.
"Handwork in Wood" by William Noyes
At Tokio in Japan no fewer than 22 crematoria exist, and about an equal number of cremations and burials in earth take place.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 6" by Various
ACACIA, CATECHU, or JAPAN EARTH.
"The American Reformed Cattle Doctor" by George Dadd
But the statesmen who directed Japan's affairs were not disposed to make any display of earth-hunger.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 3" by Various
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In news:

The US, European Union and Japan have filed a trade case over China's export restrictions on rare earth minerals.
Scientists in Japan say they have synthesized element 113 , an extremely heavy element that does not occur naturally on Earth.
Earth Crisis leaves for tour of Japan.
Photo by Aaron Conti Singer Karl Buechner has a new CD out with Freya and a tour of Japan with Earth Crisis, all within three days.
It doesn't matter if the earth sways in Chile, Alaska or Japan, the formation of the sea floor along the US West Coast generally aims any tsunami surges at the tiny California port town of Crescent City.
In Japan , Mr Son went after his telecom rivals with a scorched-earth strategy of cutting prices that forced them to choose between profits and customers.
Scientists in Japan say they have synthesized element 113, an extremely heavy element that does not occur naturally on Earth.
Amid Strained Trade Relations with China, Japan Strikes Rare -Earths Deal with Vietnam.
China has Halted Rare-Earth Exports to Japan, Reports the Times.
It was just over a year ago on March 11, 2011, when a tectonic shift, a tiny shrug of earth's shoulders, released devastation on Japan.
Amid Strained Trade Relations with China, Japan Strikes Rare-Earths Deal with Vietnam.
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In science:

Moreover, Japan’s Earth Simulator aimed at large-scale environmental simulation.
FuturICT
Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20741. 2 Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.
Effects of Dynamical Evolution of Giant Planets on Survival of Terrestrial Planets
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