Pilsen

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Pilsen

(ˈpɪlzən)
n
(Placename) the German name for Plzeň

Pl•zeň

(ˈpʊlˌzɛn yə)

n.
a city in Bohemia, in the W Czech Republic. 175,000. German, Pilsen.
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Noun1.Pilsen - a town in Czech Republic where Pilsner beer originated
Czech Republic - a landlocked republic in central Europe; separated from Slovakia in 1993
Translations
Plzeň
Pilsen
Pilsen
Pilzno
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Exova will execute the testing at its aerospace laboratory in Plzen, Czech Republic and will comprise fatigue and fracture mechanics and a range of specialist metallurgical and mechanical testing.
PLZEN, Czech Republic, Rabi'I 26, 1436, Jan 17, 2015, SPA -- Plzen known as the Czech capital of beer has been officially inaugurated the European Capital of Culture for 2015.
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Created in Plzen, Czech Republic in 1842, Pilsner Urquell revolutionized the brewing industry as the world's first golden beer, creating a new style of beer that became known as pilsner, named after its city of origin.