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Ito, Prince Hirobumi

Syllabification: I·to, Prince Hirobumi
Pronunciation: /ˈētō
 
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Definition of Ito, Prince Hirobumi in English:

( 1841–1909), Japanese statesman; premier 1885–88, 1892–96, 1898, 1900–01. He helped to draft the Japanese constitution 1889 and to establish a bicameral national diet 1890. He was assassinated by a member of the Korean independence movement.

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