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
References in classic literature ?
It is the supposed murder of Colonel Barclay, of the Royal Munsters, at Aldershot, which I am investigating.
The Royal Munsters is, as you know, one of the most famous Irish regiments in the British army.
The first battalion of the Royal Munsters (which is the old 117th) has been stationed at Aldershot for some years.