Leipzig


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Leip·zig

 (līp′sĭg, -sĭk, -tsĭk)
A city of east-central Germany south-southwest of Berlin. Originally a Slavic settlement, it developed by the early Middle Ages into a major commercial and cultural center.

Leipzig

(ˈlaɪpsɪɡ; German ˈlaiptsɪç)
n
(Placename) a city in E central Germany, in Saxony: famous fairs, begun about 1170; publishing and music centre; university (1409); scene of a decisive defeat for Napoleon Bonaparte in 1813. Pop: 497 531 (2003 est)

Leip•zig

(ˈlaɪp sɪg, -sɪk)

n.
a city in E central Germany. 545,307.
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Noun1.Leipzig - a city in southeastern Germany famous for fairsLeipzig - a city in southeastern Germany famous for fairs; formerly a music and publishing center
Deutschland, FRG, Germany, Federal Republic of Germany - a republic in central Europe; split into East Germany and West Germany after World War II and reunited in 1990
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Gaisford, Oxford, 1814-1820; Leipzig, 1823 (with scholia: in
Matthiae, Leipzig, 1806 (with the "Battle of the Frogs and Mice").
Following a suggestion derived from Semon ("Die Mneme," Leipzig,
1921; "Die mnemischen Empfindungen," Leipzig, l909), we will give the name of "mnemic phenomena" to those responses of an organism which, so far as hitherto observed facts are concerned, can only be brought under causal laws by including past occurrences in the history of the organism as part of the causes of the present response.
Not to-day, love--some other time, when my trunks arrive from Leipzig, whence I came to this place--and a little drawing of him, which I made in happy days.
Hans said that she advertised one at Leipzig, and the Burschen took many tickets.
LEIPZIG, Germany, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Secretary General of the International Transport Forum, Jack Short, along with Leipzig's mayor, Burkhard Jung, opened the International Transport Forum 2008 in Leipzig yesterday with a tour of the concomitant exhibition.
Considerable investments in the cable network - as have already taken place in Leipzig - should enable PrimaCom to bring to its customers full state-of-the-art technology.
The German market is an important one for Diebold, and we're making strides in growing our presence in the country through our work with customers such as Sparkasse Leipzig and Sparkasse Dresden.
PrimaCom already offers 71,500 households in Leipzig an attractive high-speed access to the Internet at various flat rate prices.
Address : Ommunale Wasserwerke Leipzig, Bereich Beschaffung
The specialized reference and development center in Leipzig is an important investment in the future; computer-aided surgical technologies are introduced and advanced in specialties such as ENT, neurosurgery, pediatric surgery, orthopedics and urology.