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 (bō′kəm, -KHo͝om)
A city of west-central Germany in the Ruhr Valley east of Essen. It was chartered in 1321.


(German ˈboːxum)
(Placename) an industrial city in NW Germany, in W North Rhine-Westphalia: university (1965). Pop: 387 283 (2003 est)


(ˈboʊ xʊm)

a city in central North Rhine-Westphalia, in W Germany. 413,400.
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Bochum are a point worse off in the Bundesliga standings, but they are well-versed in the arts of relegation battles and they will feel that they have turned the corner after last Sunday's shock 1-0 triumph at Hamburg.
Semi-Tech will, however, acquire all of Nokia's European sales & marketing network, the television production factory at Turku, Finland and the production equipment and machineries in Bochum, Germany.
There was intense disappointment in the Bochum camp after they narrowly missed out on promotion last year - losing out to Augsburg in the battle for second place due to an inferior goal difference and suffering a 2-1 aggregate loss to Borussia Moenchengladbach in the play-offs.
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HELSINKI, Finland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 17, 1996--Following the Heads of Agreement signed and disclosed June 12, 1996, Nokia and Semi-Tech (Global) Company today signed an Agreement by which Nokia has sold its television production and related technology units in Turku, Finland, along with the machinery and equipment of the Bochum television factory, to Semi-Tech.
The pair faced off in the German Cup last week, where Bochum came through a penalty shootout after a 2-2 draw, but the visitors' away record is the main reason why they should go well.
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Bochum were impressive 3-1 winners away to 1860 Munich last time out, settling the game before half time.