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 (bûr′gən, bĕr′-)
A city of southwest Norway on inlets of the North Sea. Founded c. 1070, it was the largest and most important city of medieval Norway.


(Mountaineering) a large rucksack with a capacity of over 50 litres


1. (Placename) a port in SW Norway: chief city in medieval times. Pop: 237 430 (2004 est)
2. (Placename) the Flemish name for Mons


(ˈbɜr gən, ˈbɛər-)

1. Edgar, 1903–78, U.S. ventriloquist.
2. a city in SW Norway on the Atlantic Ocean. 213,594.
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Noun1.Bergen - a port city in southwestern NorwayBergen - a port city in southwestern Norway  
Hanseatic League - a commercial and defensive confederation of free cities in northern Germany and surrounding areas; formed in 1241 and most influential in the 14th century when it included over 100 towns and functioned as an independent political power; the last official assembly was held in 1669
Kingdom of Norway, Noreg, Norge, Norway - a constitutional monarchy in northern Europe on the western side of the Scandinavian Peninsula; achieved independence from Sweden in 1905
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StormGeo is headquartered in Bergen, Norway and operates out of 25 offices in 15 countries with teams of meteorology experts available 24/7/365.
Aiming to do just that, BT Signaal is now live with a no-stop, no-paper, no-hassle parking solution across two of the busiest parking garages in Bergen, Norway.
Statoil, on behalf of Gassco, has contracted Wood Group Mustang Norway to perform engineering modifications and upgrades to the Kollsnes process plant west of Bergen, Norway.
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Skrik performed “The Fox” for the first time at Logen Theatre in Bergen, Norway on Wednesday September 25th during a performance commissioned by the Norwegian Humanist Association.
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easyJet will launch a daily route from Gatwick to Bergen, Norway, in May.
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Researchers from University of Bergen, Norway showed that feeding mice a high-fat diet with krill oil for 6 weeks is enough to change lipid metabolism and substantially lower plasma lipid and cholesterol levels.
At Haukeland University Hospital in Bergen, Norway, researchers examined patients with COPD (433) and control subjects (325) who participated in the Bergen COPD Cohort Study during 2006-2009.
This article explores the experiences of parents of children growing up in foster care and their social workers through the findings of parallel qualitative studies undertaken at the University of East Anglia, England, the University of Bergen, Norway, and the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.