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A city of central Germany north of Nuremberg. A large, well-preserved medieval castle overlooks the city.


(Cookery) (sometimes capital) a rounded loaf with a cross cut on the top. Also called: coburg loaf
[C19: apparently named in honour of Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, the name of the British royal family from 1901–1917]


(ˈkəʊbɜːɡ; German ˈkoːbʊrk)
(Placename) a city in E Germany, in N Bavaria. Pop: 42 257 (2003 est)


(ˈkoʊ bɜrg)

a city in N Bavaria, in central Germany. 45,900.
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My eye is yet filled with visions of the high-flounced, slovenly, and tumbled dresses in costly silk and satin, of the large unbecoming collars in expensive lace; of the ill-cut coats and strangely fashioned pantaloons which every Sunday, at the English service, filled the choirs of the chapel-royal, and after it, issuing forth into the square, came into disadvantageous contrast with freshly and trimly attired foreign figures, hastening to attend salut at the church of Coburg.
Sherlock Holmes," said Jabez Wilson, mopping his forehead; "I have a small pawnbroker's business at Coburg Square, near the City.
There is Mortimer's, the tobacconist, the little newspaper shop, the Coburg branch of the City and Suburban Bank, the Vegetarian Restaurant, and McFarlane's carriage-building depot.
The introduction being completed, Miss Snevellicci's papa (who was scented with rum-and-water) said that he was delighted to make the acquaintance of a gentleman so highly talented; and furthermore remarked, that there hadn't been such a hit made--no, not since the first appearance of his friend Mr Glavormelly, at the Coburg.
Bank-thieves; the one that had the pot shots was the very brute I drove out of the bank at Coburg, with a bullet in him
And when, again upon the shore, we turned and saw from the vessel's mast her name signalled in flags of joyous colours, and fluttering by their side the beautiful American banner with its stars and stripes, - the long three thousand miles and more, and, longer still, the six whole months of absence, so dwindled and faded, that the ship had gone out and come home again, and it was broad spring already in the Coburg Dock at Liverpool.
Apel Extrusions, the Canadian aluminum manufacturer that moved into the Coburg North industrial park last year, has purchased its large factory building for $4 million.
Shortly before midnight on June 23, two men and a woman in a vehicle with California license plates pulled into a Fuel-N-Go gas station in Coburg, Oregon.
For Waldrich Coburg, the MultiTec approach had won some $61-million of orders for 34 units shipped in a two-year period.
From next month until the end of October three royal residences in the Bavarian town of Coburg are preparing to welcome visitors from all over the world to the place that Victoria - our reigning queen's great-grandmother - once referred to as her "real home.
COBURG Group, which describes itself as a coffee roasting company, got the full dot.
Dean, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Dean Foods Company (NYSE: DF), announced today that Dean Foods has agreed to acquire Coburg Dairy of Charleston, S.