Braunschweig


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Braun·schweig

 (broun′shvīk′) also Bruns·wick (brŭnz′wĭk)
1. A region and former duchy of north-central Germany. Established in the 13th century, the duchy became independent in 1918 before joining the Weimar Republic.
2. A city of north-central Germany east-southeast of Hanover. Reputedly founded in 861, it is an industrial and commercial center.

Braunschweig

(ˈbraunʃvaik)
n
(Placename) the German name for Brunswick

Bruns•wick

(ˈbrʌnz wɪk)

n.
1. a former state of Germany: now part of Lower Saxony in Germany.
2. a city in Lower Saxony, in N central Germany. 254,130.
German, Braunschweig.
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Noun1.Braunschweig - a city in central Germany
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Braunschweig finished eight places above their hosts in third last campaign, missing out on the top two by one point before losing both playoff legs 1-0 to Wolfsburg.
After missing several first half chances, Eintracht Braunschweig face another season in the second tier.
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A German politician from Braunschweig wants to revoke the Nazi leader's 1932 naturalization -- as a "symbolic step.
The Braunschweig exhibition, which features new work by Althoff along with paintings by the Berlin-based artist Armin Kramer (whom Althoff invited to show in the same space), is another instance within the artist's repertoire of seemingly self-defeating gestures.
The Prix de Lausanne has been one of the most prestigious ballet competitions in the world since it was established in 1972 by Philippe Braunschweig and his wife Elvite.
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