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Kra·kówor Crac·ow (krăk′ou, krä′kou, -ko͞of)
A city of southern Poland on the Vistula River south-southwest of Warsaw. Founded in the eighth century ad, it was the national capital from the 12th century to 1595.
(Placename) the Polish name for Cracow
or Cra•cow(ˈkræk aʊ, ˈkrɑ kaʊ; Pol. ˈkrɑ kʊf)
a city in S Poland, on the Vistula: the capital of Poland 1320–1609. 748,000.