japanophilia

love or admiration for Japan or the Japanese

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Japan — noun /ˌdʒəˈpæn/ An island nation in the Pacific Ocean, located the east of China, Korea and Russia. See Also: Jap, Japanese, Japanize, Japanology, Japanophile, Jap …   Wiktionary

  • Japanophile — noun /dʒəˌpæn.əʊˈfaɪl,dʒəˌpæn.əˈfaɪl/ A person who loves the country, culture, or people of Japan. Syn: shinnichiha, chinilpa See Also: Japanophilia …   Wiktionary

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