|Definition||:||from the name of its founder, Shozo Kawasaki|
|Category||:||Business Companies & Corporations|
What does Kawasaki mean?
Kawasaki is a multinational conglomerate corporation based in Japan. Its most visible consumer product lines are its motorcycles and all-terrain vehicles. The company is named after its founder Shōzō Kawasaki and has no connection with the city of Kawasaki, Kanagawa, Japan.
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