Krugersdorp


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Krugersdorp

(ˈkruːɡəzˌdɔːp)
n
(Placename) a city in NE South Africa, in the Witwatersrand, at an altitude of 1720 m (5650 ft): a gold-, manganese-, and uranium-mining centre. Pop: 86 618 (2001)

Kru•gers•dorp

(ˈkru gərzˌdɔrp)

n.
a city in S Transvaal, in the NE Republic of South Africa, NW of Johannesburg. 91,202.
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Containers: All Botswana Durban container traffic may potentially flow over this line and not via Krugersdorp.
This study was conducted at the Forensic Unit, SFH, in Krugersdorp, Gauteng.
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Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory (HartRAO), 30 km north-west of Krugersdorp, is a national research facility for radio astronomy managed by the NRF.
Unfortunately for Bloemfontein the MINITRACK station was eventually sited at Harteebeesthoek, near Krugersdorp.
A group of seemingly deranged Rotarian cyclists leave Krugersdorp near Johannesburg on Good Friday to start a 9-day, 1610 kilometre tour by bicycle to raise funds for conservation and for HIV/ AIDS awareness campaigns.
On Tuesday, his wife, Siziwe Jantjie took him to Sterkfontein Hospital in Krugersdorp near Johannesburg, South African newspaper (http://www.
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And the all-rounder, who hails from the mining city of Krugersdorp in the province of Gauteng in South Africa, has made an impressive start for the North Wales League Division One promotion hopefuls, scoring 224 league runs from six innings with scores of 49 not out, 46, 40, 33, 31 and 25, as well as claiming 12 wickets at 12.