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(Placename) the German name for Wrocław


(ˈvrɔts lɑf)

a city in SW Poland on the Oder River. 1,119,000. German, Breslau.
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Noun1.Breslau - a city in southwestern Poland on the OderBreslau - a city in southwestern Poland on the Oder
Poland, Polska, Republic of Poland - a republic in central Europe; the invasion of Poland by Germany in 1939 started World War II
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Messinger's Spokesman Andrew Breslau said it is too early to support any proposal and there also has to be an economic study done to determine the proposals' impact.
Among other things, the Company provided the stadium in Breslau with communications technology for the 2012 European Soccer Championship or the Rhein-Neckar Arena of the Bundesliga soccer club TSG 1899 Hoffenheim.
He studied for a time at Volozhin seminary and then entered the University of Breslau (now Wroclaw, Pol.
The community has done nothing but make it better," said Andrew Breslau, a spokesperson for Messinger.
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Having studied at the universities of Gottingen and Bonn, Hoffmann was custodian of the university library at Breslau (1823-38).