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Suffixes Used in Japanese Addresses

Do not translate; let stand:

Japanese Term English Equivalent
Do, fu, or ken State
Shi City
Machi Town
Mura Village
Ku Ward

Delete from the affiliation line any elements with the following suffixes, along with any associated numbers:

Japanese Term English Equivalent
Cho Street
Chome Substreet
Banchi House number

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last edited 07/09/03