Mainz


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Mainz

 (mīnts)
A city of west-central Germany at the confluence of the Rhine and Main Rivers west-southwest of Frankfurt. Built on the site of a Roman camp founded in the 1st century bc, it is an important industrial and commercial city. Johann Gutenberg established a printing industry here in the 15th century.

Mainz

(German maints)
n
(Placename) a port in W Germany, capital of the Rhineland-Palatinate, at the confluence of the Main and Rhine: an archbishopric from about 780 until 1801; important in the 15th century for the development of printing (by Johann Gutenberg). Pop: 185 532 (2003 est). French name: Mayence

Mainz

(maɪnts)

n.
a port in SW central Germany, on the Rhine: capital of Rhineland-Palatinate. 184,627. French, Mayence.
Translations

Mainz

[maɪnts] NMaguncia f
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The course of the Rhine below Mainz becomes much more picturesque.
when the Newcastle faithful are met by signs simply reading "no away fans," the trip to Mainz for the 1,500 or so visiting supporters from Tyneside should prove to be a day to remember.
The 50-year-old Schmidt had taken over the Bundesliga team at Mainz in February of 2015, replacing the sacked Kasper Hjulmand and leading them to an 11th-place finish.
Nicknamed 'Karnevalsverein' (The Carnival Club) because they're based in one of Germany's foremost carnival cities, Mainz 05 partied under Klopp as he steered them into the Bundesliga for the first time and the festivities will resume this weekend when he returns with his Anfield stars.
Mainz said that the acquisition supports its national expansion plan.
Magna has named Michael Bekiarian as CEO of Mainz, a Magna subsidiary, the company said.
Bayern, who face Man United in the Champions League quarter-final next month, knew that they could have got both hands on the Bundesliga trophy with their Mainz victory, if other results favoured them, but they left with their 24th title still a whisker away.
de) is the place to sample Mainz specialities such as Spundeks, a cream cheese, onion and garlic dip, along with a glass of beer.
Mainz revealed last month they wanted rid of the Dane but admitted Celtic would have to recall him for that to happen.
Sami Allagui's goal for Mainz was cancelled out by an own goal from Bo Svensson.
Topics include the archaeological and architectural research at the Carolingian monastery of Lorsch, current research at the Imperial cathedrals of Speyer, Mainz, and Worms, the abbey church of Eberbach and the idea of a "Bernadine" Cistercian architecture; the choir screen at Mainz and the Master of Naumberg, the tombs of the Archbishops of Mainz, painting in Mainz in the period of the International Style, medieval inscriptions on the Mainz and Oppenheim area, and the Wernerkapelle in Bacharach.
Once more, Liverpool were undone by individual mistakes, Gabriel Paletta caught unawares again for the second goal, John Arne Riise gifting Mainz their third with an unwise back pass and Djimi Traore and Jack Hobbs contributing to a calamitous collapse in the last five minutes.