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(Placename) a city in South Africa, southeast of Johannesburg: industrial centre, with the world's largest gold refinery, serving the Witwatersrand mines. Pop: 139 721 (2001)
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(ˈdʒɜr mə stən)

a city in S Transvaal, in the NE Republic of South Africa. 221,972.
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While the situation has been stabilised in parts of Tshwane, Ekurhuleni, Johannesburg Central, Jeppe and the Cleveland policing areas, police responded in the early hours of this morning to incidents in Germiston and Alexandra where 40 people were arrested.
Elle a declare qu'un ressortissant zambien a Germiston avait ete blesse lundi, et que cette attaque avait occasionne des blessures mettant sa vie en danger.
The next year he blasted to a lifetime best of 20.36 in Germiston to win the national U20 title and secure selection for the World U20 Championships in Bydgoszcz.
'Visitors to the stand will be able to talk to our welding application specialists at Nampo about their applications and possible solutions, but we also encourage customers that are interested in obtaining more detailed information about the 360-degree capability to visit the Afrox technology application centre in Germiston after the show, where customised applications and/or training can be facilitated more comprehensively,' says Pieterse.
The 55-year-old is still barely able to open his eyes after he was slashed and stabbed in the attack in Germiston at 3am on Saturday.
Located in Germiston, the new terminal features both one and two-meter-wide slitting capabilities.
(15) Author interview with Pandelani Nefolovhodwe, Germiston, 27 September 2011; 'SASO 9 trial transcript', p.
Two Metrorail passenger trains collided at the Geldenhuys Station in Germiston, the local media reported.
This suspension was then diluted in M9 and turbidity was measured using a Spectroquant (Pharo 300, Merck Millipore, Germiston, South Africa) and diluted to 1000 [+ or -] 50 Forzamin Attenuating Units (FAU; according to ISO).