|  Share | Cite


Tokorozawa (tōkōˌrōˈzäwä) [key], city (1990 pop. 303,040), Saitama prefecture, central Honshu, Japan. It is a suburb of Tokyo and an agricultural market for locally grown green tea. It is the base of an amusement center and prefectural natural park.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Tokorozawa from Infoplease:

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Japanese Political Geography