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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.

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