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Cherry blossoms are an part of Japanese culture. People keep a close on the news of blossoming times from made by the Japanese Meteorological Agency. The are called "sakura" in Japan. Many people plan trips to cherry blossom areas and spend hours having picnics under the sakura. The cherry blossoms also provide Japan with an important economic each spring. People come from all over the world to view . Japan's Mainichi newspaper explained the importance of sakura. It wrote: "Sakura has influenced Japanese for centuries. It has regularly been used in poetry and literature. Their fragility is seen as a symbol of life, and rebirth."

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