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Stras·bourg

 (sträs′bo͝org′, sträz′-, sträz-bo͝or′)
A city of northeast France near the German border east of Nancy. Originally a free imperial city of the Holy Roman Empire, it was occupied by France in 1681, passed to Germany in 1871, and was recovered by France in 1919. It now serves as the seat of the parliament of the European Union.
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Strasbourg

(French strasbur; English ˈstræzbɜːɡ)
n
(Placename) a city in NE France, on the Rhine: the chief French inland port; under German rule (1870–1918); university (1567); seat of the Council of Europe and of the European Parliament. Pop: 276 867 (2006). German name: Strassburg
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Stras•bourg

(ˈstræs bɜrg, ˈstrɑz bʊərg)

n.
a city in NE France, near the Rhine. 257,303. German, Strass•burg (ˈʃtrɑs bʊrk)
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Noun1.Strasbourg - city on the Rhine in eastern France near the German borderStrasbourg - city on the Rhine in eastern France near the German border; an inland port
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Translations
Štrasburg
Strasbūras
Strasburg
Štrasburg

Strasbourg

[ˈstræzbɜːg] NEstrasburgo m
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Strasbourg

[ˈstræzbɜːrg] nStrasbourg
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Strasbourg

nStraßburg nt
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Strasbourg

[ˈstræzbɜːg] nStrasburgo f
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Although the career of any senator from an undistinguished background, whatever his talents, needed assistance to prosper, it was important that such assistance came from suitable sources: Levick makes a case for influential connections with Vespasian among the Vitellii and Plautii, who flourished in the first half of Claudius' reign, but Suetonius highlights the role of Narcissus in securing for Vespasian command of Legio II Augusta, stationed at Argentorate (Strasbourg in Upper Germany), in AD 42: (39) the formulation Claudio principe Narcissi gratia demonstrates sharply where the real power lay.