Mount, a volcano in central Honshu, NW of Tokyo: one of the largest active volcanos in Japan. 8340 feet (2542 meters).
Asama, an active volcano of Japan, about 50 miles north-west of Tokio, 8260 feet high.
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Of the armoured ships the only one that had been badly hit was the “Asama.”
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- As far as
to the same degree, amount, or extent; similarly; equally: I don’t think it’s as hot and humid today as it was yesterday. for example; for instance: Some flowers, as the rose, require special care. thought to be or considered to be: the square as distinct from the rectangle; the church as separate from the state. […]
any of several large oscine birds of the genus Corvus, of the family Corvidae, having a long, stout bill, lustrous black plumage, and a wedge-shaped tail, as the common C. brachyrhynchos, of North America. any of several other birds of the family Corvidae. any of various similar birds of other families. (initial capital letter) Astronomy. […]
- As close as stink on shit
as close as stink on shit adverb phrase Extremely close; intimate: new lovers close as stink on shit
any of the postures in a yoga exercise. Contemporary Examples asana is the aspect of yoga that involves bending the body into forms; it is the yoga of wall calendars and gyms across the land. Confessions of an Extreme Yogi Benjamin Lorr December 30, 2012 noun any of various postures in yoga See also hatha […]
a city in NW West Bengal, in E India.