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(Swedish ˈhalmstɑːd)
(Placename) a port in SW Sweden, on the Kattegat. Pop: 88 032 (2004 est)
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a seaport in SW Sweden. 76,042.
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She was the Balmen of Halmstad, Sweden, with a general cargo from Brazil for Spain.
The Iranian side trounced the Netherlands 3-0 at the Halmstad Arena in the western Swedish city of Halmstad on Friday afternoon.
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FOOTBALL GOTHENBURG v HALMSTAD 6pm GOTHENBURG will be looking to improve significantly on 11th place in the Swedish top flight and can make some progress by winning at home to secondbottom Halmstad, writes Dan Childs.
Jennifer Wadsten, who is from Halmstad in west Sweden, launched a search to meet a man with the same devout love of Anfield.
Scandinavian Conference on Artificial Intelligence (13th: 2015: Halmstad, Sweden) Edited by Slawomir Nowaczyk
16 June 2014 - Swiss hearing systems provider Sonova Holding AG (VTX:SOON) is purchasing the entire share capital of Swedish sector player Comfort Audio i Halmstad AB for an undisclosed amount, the pair said today.
Summary: England Under-21s coach Stuart Pearce praised Jack Rodwell's maturity after Monday's draw against Germany in Halmstad.
With the acquisition of P&D Service in Halmstad, Sweden, Tranter International AB has made clear its intention to reinforce its position as a leading player in the heat exchange servicing market.
He is not understood to have been charged, but police in Halmstad confirmed: "The case is ongoing."
America's women golfers retained the Solheim Cup with a storming singles display at Halmstad in Sweden yesterday.