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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)


(ˈdʒɜr mə stən)

a city in S Transvaal, in the NE Republic of South Africa. 221,972.
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Preliminary results show several ready to eat processed meat products from the Enterprise facility located in Germiston contain L.
The Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) Deputy Minister Buti Manamela today met with the Principals of all Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Colleges at Ekurhuleni West TVET College in Germiston.
Two Metrorail passenger trains collided at the Geldenhuys Station in Germiston, the local media reported.
Wabco South Africa has its head office as well as a distribution, assembly and vehicle testing facility in Germiston, near Johannesburg.
The silver VW Golf was found in Balmuildy Road, Bishopbriggs, and the black Audi was dumped in Forge Street, Germiston.
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In addition to the GRP pipe production plant based in Germiston, IWC has a second GRP manufacturing facility in Isando, Ekhuruleni that focuses on specialized GRP fabrications.
Bunyaviral fevers: Bunyamwera, Ilesha, Germiston, Bwamba and Tataguine.
He officiated as minister of the United Hebrew Institutions of Germiston, Transvaal, and delivered a series of radio talks on the Bible.
Ron matriculated at Germiston High School in 1946 and, passionate about medicine but lacking the means to go straight to medical school, trained as a medical technologist at the South African Institute for Medical Research.
We tried sopping up the water from the rain-drenched Germiston bowl, but the drops kept falling, thwarting our efforts.