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 (dăn′sĭg, dän′tsĭk)
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(ˈdænsɪɡ; German ˈdantsɪç)
1. (Placename) the German name for Gdańsk
2. (Animals) a rare variety of domestic fancy pigeon originating in this area
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(gəˈdɑnsk, -ˈdænsk)

a seaport in N Poland, on the Baltic Sea. 467,000. German, Danzig.
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Noun1.Danzig - a port city of northern Poland near the mouth of the Vistula River on a gulf of the Baltic SeaDanzig - a port city of northern Poland near the mouth of the Vistula River on a gulf of the Baltic Sea; a member of the Hanseatic League in the 14th century
Hanseatic League - a commercial and defensive confederation of free cities in northern Germany and surrounding areas; formed in 1241 and most influential in the 14th century when it included over 100 towns and functioned as an independent political power; the last official assembly was held in 1669
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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He went in a traveling coach with six horses, surrounded by pages, aides-de-camp, and an escort, along the road to Posen, Thorn, Danzig, and Konigsberg.
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The images of the conflict's opening salvo emerged in an album compiled by a sailor who was on the German ship as it shelled a harbour in Danzig, now Gdansk, Poland.
New York, NY, January 09, 2018 --(PR.com)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Diana Katz Gerstel, Partner, Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP will speak at a webcast entitled: "Post-Sale Duties: Best Practices & Strategies to Prevent & Defend Product Liability Litigation Live Webcast." This webcast is scheduled on January 22, 2018 @ 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (ET).
Richard Danzig, who served as secretary of the Navy under President Bill Clinton, said focusing on ship numbers in an era of budget constraints could lead to the acquisition of the wrong types of vessels.
Demolition is underway at the long-vacant office site following the Wayne Planning Board's approval of the site plan for a speculative industrial building, said Stan Danzig, vice chairman of Cushman & Wakefield.
Preparation for Natural Theology: With Kant's Notes and the Danzig Rational Theology Transcript
Before this edition, Telemann scholars and enthusiasts have widely assumed that all five of these works were commissioned as a set by church musicians in Danzig, and that Telemann composed them especially for that city in 1754, along with a St.
Grass quickly followed his debut and best-known novel "The Tin Drum" with "Cat and Mouse" and "Dog Years", all dealing with the rise of Nazism in his hometown of Danzig, now Gdansk in Poland.
IN THE ASCENDANCY Son of Danzig establishing himself as high-class sire AS a son of Danzig who was Grade 2-placed on turf, there was always a legitimate chance that Exchange Rate could be successful in Europe.