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 (do͝os′əl-dôrf′, düs′-)
A city of west-central Germany on the Rhine River north-northwest of Cologne. Chartered in 1288, it has been a leading industrial center since the 1870s.


(ˈdʊsəlˌdɔːf; German ˈdysəldɔrf)
(Placename) an industrial city in W Germany, capital of North Rhine-Westphalia, on the Rhine: commercial centre of the Rhine-Ruhr industrial area. Pop: 572 511 (2003 est)


(ˈdʊs əlˌdɔrf)

the capital of North Rhine–Westphalia, in W Germany, on the Rhine. 586,000.
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Noun1.Dusseldorf - an industrial city in western Germany on the RhineDusseldorf - an industrial city in western Germany on the Rhine
Deutschland, FRG, Germany, Federal Republic of Germany - a republic in central Europe; split into East Germany and West Germany after World War II and reunited in 1990
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159) Van Dusseldorp recalled one county director who had spent six months studying social work and hence "had some ideals about what good practice in public welfare work was," but confided that because of the pressures of the job, she might soon be administering aid in the "old poor relief" manner--federal administrators' biggest fear.
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15] van het Hof KH, Brouwer IA, West CE, Haddeman E, Steegers-Theunissen RP and M van Dusseldorp Bioavailability of lutein from vegetables is 5 times higher than that of beta-carotene.
Other studies have shown that hope and adaptive coping can help alleviate disease symptoms and improve outcomes (Pirraglia Peterson, Williams-Russo, Gorkin, & Charlson, 1999; Sykes, Hanley, Boyle, & Higginson, 2000; van Elderen, Maes, & Dusseldorp, 1999).
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