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(German ˈaːrau)
(Placename) a town in N Switzerland, capital of Aargau canton: capital of the Helvetic Republic from 1798 to 1803. Pop: 15 470 (2000)


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the capital of Aargau, in N Switzerland. 15,927.
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Patent 9,163,357 (October 20, 2015), "Process for Providing and Processing Natural Fibres," Michael Ludwig Gass (Biowert AG, Aarau, Switzerland).
Improving Lucerne pulled off an unlikely 4-0 win over Aarau to climb out of the relegation berth.
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Volvo Buses, a subsidiary of Volvo AB (NASDAQ: VOLV)(STO: VOLVA)(STO: VOLVB), has sold 13 hybrid buses to AAR bus + bahn in Aarau, Switzerland.
The former Celtic starlet, now 28, has played in a host of different countries for Norwich, Freiburg, FC Aarau and Anorthosis Famagusta.
Carbogen Amcis AG will restructure its Switzerland operations in Bubendorf (BL), Aarau (AG) and Hunzenschwil (Neuland, AG), eliminating 60 positions as a result of inadequate profitability.
The acquired business, located in Aarau, Switzerland, has sales of over CHF11m and an operating margin of around 10%.
Now, thanks to an experimental internet-based project from the Centre for Democracy Studies in Aarau, Neuchatel University and the Bern University for Applied Sciences, foreigners can add their voices to affairs of national significance--although the votes will not be counted towards the official result.
TOP SCORERS (League-Champ League) FC Zurich Vonlanthen 7-0, Alphonse 4-1, Margairaz 4-1, Djuric 4-0, Hassli 3-0, Tihinen 1-1, Aegerter 1-1 Milan Pato 7-2, Borriello 4-0, Ronaldinho 3-1, Seedorf 3-0, Inzaghi 1-2 Current league positions FC Zurich 7th, Milan 2nd LAST SIX MATCHES FC Zurich Milan (a) 0-1 Grasshoppers (h) 3-0 Sampdoria (h) 2-0 FC Aarau (a) 2-0 Catania (a) 0-1* Real Madrid (h) 1-1* Marseille (a) 0-1 Lucerne (h) 4-3 Cagliari (a) 1-6* Marseille (a) 2-1 Lazio (h) 1-1 FC Sion (h) 1-1* R Madrid *Cup match Milan man can make his mark THEY achieved a miracle win at the San Siro, but that result apart, FC Zurich are suffering a dreadful campaign and Milan should gain the victory they need tonight.
But he is set to play in next Saturday's Swiss Super League match against Basel after Beney, who used to play second-fiddle to Al-Hadari, received a red card in Sion's 2-0 victory over Aarau.
The FC Aarau star was handed his first cap last month by national team boss Ottmar Hitzfeld.
Llanelli are in contract talks with striker Rhys Griffiths to ensure Swiss club FC FC Aarau can't sign him on a Bosman free at the end of the season.