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Duis·burg

 (do͞os′bûrg′, do͞oz′-, düs′bo͝ork′)
A city of west-central Germany at the confluence of the Rhine and Ruhr Rivers. It is a major inland port and a steel-producing center.

Duisburg

(German ˈdyːsbʊrk)
n
(Placename) an industrial city in NW Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia at the confluence of the Rivers Rhine and Ruhr: one of the world's largest and busiest inland ports; university (1972). Pop: 506 496 (2003 est)

Duis•burg

(ˈdüs bʊrk)

n.
a city in W Germany, at the junction of the Rhine and Ruhr rivers: the largest river port in Europe. 536,106.
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