Kiel


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Kiel

 (kēl)
A city of northern Germany on Kiel Bay, an arm of the Baltic Sea. Chartered in 1242, Kiel joined the Hanseatic League in 1284, passed to Denmark in 1773, and was annexed by Prussia in 1866. German sailors mutinied here in 1918, setting off a socialist revolution.

Kiel

(kiːl)
n
(Placename) a port in N Germany, capital of Schleswig-Holstein state, on the Kiel Canal (connecting the North Sea with the Baltic): joined the Hanseatic League in 1284; became part of Denmark in 1773 and passed to Prussia in 1866; an important naval base in World Wars I and II; shipbuilding and engineering industries. Pop: 233 039 (2003 est)

Kiel

(kil)

n.
the capital of Schleswig-Holstein in N Germany, at the Baltic end of the Kiel Canal. 246,586.
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The chances are von Schoenvorts succeeded in getting safely back to Kiel and is strutting around with an Iron Cross this very minute.
There is only one place you can go," von Schoenvorts sent word to me, "and that is Kiel.
The crackling of shots speedily brought the Preussen and Kiel on the scene, and with a few hand grenades they made short work of every villa within a mile.
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KIEL, Jun 20, 2010 (TUR) -- The Turkish finance minister arrived in Kiel, Germany on Saturday to attend Global Economy Prize ceremony of the Kiel Institute for the World Economy.
I think Kiel is a true team player,'' coach Andre Matalon said.
COVENTRY Lord Mayor, Cllr Dave Chater, left the city yesterday for a visit to the Kiel Voche, a week-long festival in Germany.
The interminable fight over the Kiel Opera House seems strange and perverse.
The divestiture of KBBX is part of Journal Broadcast Group's compliance with the Federal Communications Commission's cross-ownership rules as a result of our agreement to acquire KMTV-TV, Omaha from Emmis Communications Corporation," Kiel commented.
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HAMBURG, Jun 18, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkish Finance Minister Mehmet Simsek will attend the Kiel Institute for World Economy award ceremony in Germany.
Whenever Ian McClung punts the ball from his goalkeeper position, his teammates swear, it somehow always finds its way to the foot of brother Kiel McClung.