Mount Fuji

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Mount Fuji an extinct volcano in south central Honshu that is the highest peak in Japan; last erupted in 1707; famous for its symmetrical snow-capped peak; a sacred mountain and site for pilgrimages
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Usage

In literature:

Mount Fuji, and there the Royal emissaries burnt it on the summit at sunrise.
"Japanese Fairy Tales" by Yei Theodora Ozaki
There is an ancient legend of a great earthquake in 286 B.C., when Mount Fuji rose from the bottom of the sea in a single night.
"Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror" by Richard Linthicum
The "Hundred Views of Mount Fuji" (1834-1835), 3 vols., in monochrome, are of extraordinary originality and variety.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 5" by Various
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In news:

Japan finds another gap in its disaster readiness: Mount Fuji .
Japan's Mount Fuji , covered with snow and surrounded by cloud, is seen from an airplane in this February 2, 2010 file photo.
Today's J-blip: Mount Fuji summit panorama.
Climbing season is just getting under way at Japan's Mount Fuji .
Rare hat-shaped cloud appears near Mount Fuji .
A rare anvil or hat-shaped cloud appeared near Mount Fuji after a strong typhoon swept through Japan.
And you don't have to climb Mount Fuji to enjoy the delicacies at Yama Asian Fusion.
Among other early bloomers are Yoshino cherry trees – the most common cherry tree in Japan – and Mount Fuji cherry trees with their snowy white blossoms .
A rare anvil or hat-shaped cloud appeared near Mount Fuji after a strong tyhpoon swept through japan.
Mount Fuji 's Fleeting Immortality.
Today's J-blip: Mount Fuji summit panorama .
Climbing season is just getting under way at Japan's Mount Fuji.
Body of Michigan hiker found on Japan's Mount Fuji.
Japan's highest mountain Mount Fuji rises up behind the skyscraper skyline as the sun sets over Tokyo.
Japan 's legendary Mount Fuji will be her biggest challenge yet.
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In science:

No events of this kind were found in the experiments at Mount Fuji and Mount Kanbala.
Very High Energy Cosmic Rays and Their Interactions
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