Munster


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Mün·ster

 (mo͝on′stər, mŭn′-, mün′-)
A city of west-central Germany north-northeast of Cologne. Founded c. 800 as a Carolingian episcopal see, it was a prominent member of the Hanseatic League after the 1300s. Today it is an industrial center and a canal port.

Mun·ster 1

 (mŭn′stər)
A historical region and province of southwest Ireland. It was one of the kingdoms of ancient Ireland.

Mun·ster 2

 (mŭn′stər, mo͝on′-)
n.
Variant of Muenster.

Munster

(ˈmʌnstə)
n
(Placename) a province of SW Republic of Ireland: the largest of the four provinces and historically a kingdom; consists of the counties of Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Tipperary, and Waterford. Capital: Cork. Pop: 1 100 614 (2002). Area: 24 125 sq km (9315 sq miles)

münster

(ˈmynstə)
n
(Cookery) a variant of muenster

Münster

(German ˈmynstər)
n
(Placename) a city in NW Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia on the Dortmund-Ems Canal: one of the treaties comprising the Peace of Westphalia (1648) was signed here; became capital of Prussian Westphalia in 1815. Pop: 269 579 (2003 est)

mun•ster

(ˈmʌn stər, ˈmʊn-)

n. (often cap.)

Mun•ster

(ˈmʌn stər)

n.
a province in SW Republic of Ireland. 1,019,694; 9316 sq. mi. (24,130 sq. km).

Mün•ster

(ˈmün stər)

n.
a city in NW Germany. 264,887.
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Munster
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He's sore over the auction, and he sprang his recruiting contract with Munster on her.
The land was so barren both of man and beast that whosoever did travel from one end of all Munster .
TWO last gasp Steven Shingler penalties gave Scarlets victory over Munster at Parc Y Scarlets last night.
MUNSTER 50 NG DRAGONS 27 CONOR MURRAY was the hat-trick hero for Munster as they set up a home semi-final against Ospreys thanks to their eight try demolition of Dragons.
MARK Hammett's Cardiff Blues couldn't spoil the party at Irish Independent Park as Munster christened their first game in the revamped Cork venue with a win.
A 10-year naming rights deal with Independent News & Media that will enter force next season will see the Cork home of Munster Rugby - Musgrave Park - changing its name to Irish Independent Park.
PAUL O'CONNELL has rejected the lure of a move to France to sign a two-year central contract to stay with Munster until 2016.
MUNSTER 26 GLOUCESTER 10 GLOUCESTER put up a brave fight for an hour before two-time champions Munster finally pulled clear in the Heineken Cup Pool Six encounter at Thomond Park.
Munster took full advantage of their numerical superiority moments later when Peter O'Mahony crossed for their decisive second try.
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Munster are on a decent run themselves having lost just one of their last eight in all competitions, and that defeat came when they sent a weakened team to take on Aironi in Italy during the Six Nations.
30PM KEITH EARLS admits Ireland's Munster contingent enter the RBS 6 Nations still seething from their Heineken Cup failure.