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This article is about Tokyo Prefecture. For other uses, see Tokyo (disambiguation).

Tokyo Prefecture (東京府 , Tōkyō-fu or Tōkei-fu) is a former Japanese government entity starting in 1869 and ending in 1943

In 1943, the prefecture's municipalities, including the traditional city of Tokyo, became part of the newly formed Tokyo metropolis (東京都 , Tōkyō-to) or "greater Tokyo metropolian area".

Coordinates: 35°41′N 139°46′E / 35.68°N 139.77°E / 35.68; 139.77

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