Kalisz(redirected from Calissia)
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A city of central Poland west of Lódź. An ancient settlement dating possibly to the second century ad, it passed to Prussia in 1793, Russia in 1815, and Poland in 1919.
(Placename) a town in central Poland, on an island in the Prosna River: textile industry. Pop: 110 000 (2005 est). Ancient name: Calissia
a city in central Poland. 106,000.