Thun


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Thun

(German tuːn)
n
1. (Placename) a town in central Switzerland, in Bern canton on Lake Thun. Pop: 40 377 (2000)
2. (Placename) a lake in central Switzerland, formed by a widening of the Aar River. Length: about 17 km (11 miles). Width: 3 km (2 miles). German name: Thuner See

Thun

(tun)

n.
Lake of, a lake in central Switzerland, formed by a widening in the course of the Aare River. 10 mi. (16 km) long. German, Thuner See.
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For two or three hours we jogged along the level road which skirts the beautiful lake of Thun, with a dim and dreamlike picture of watery expanses and spectral Alpine forms always before us, veiled in a mellowing mist.
He was a thun chap, thot mate-fellow, oz thun oz you an' me putt together," he remarked after a time, a slight twinkle in his eye of appreciation of the bull.
That said, it may be advisable to pass on Thun at 4-1, too.
But it was rough on ten-man FC Thun who were furious that Portuguese referee Lucilio Batista gave the penalty after Selver Hodzic hauled down Robin van Persie.
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If Thun get a draw with Arsenal tonight it would leave them in the box seat for the UEFA Cup place if, as expected, Ajax beat Sparta Prague tonight.
MARK LANGDON WILL Arsenal, who are safely through to the knockout stages of the Champions League, be determined to gain three points from their trip to Switzerland to take on Thun at Stade de Suisse tonight?
The incident caused the Thun player, who suffers from epilepsy, to faint and left him unable to play for a fortnight.
AJAX illustrated the gap in class between themselves and FC Thun with a serene 2-0 success at the Amsterdam ArenA two weeks ago and, although the Dutch outfit can expect a tougher assignment at the Stade de Suisse tonight Danny Blind's men have to be the bet at Bet365's 13-10.
Lay Ajax (V FC Thun) FC THUN have been the surprise package of the Champions League and they can continue their fairytale start by giving beleaguered Ajax a torrid time at the Amsterdam ArenA, writes Mark Langdon.