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1. (Placename) a former state of NW Germany, now part of the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia
2. (Placename) a river in NW Germany, flowing west to the Rhine. Length: about 240 km (150 miles)


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a former state in NW Germany: now part of North Rhine-Westphalia.
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She leaves 2 sons, Ronald Lippe & his wife Elizabeth of NH and Lawrence Lippe & Barbara of Warren; 3 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
An ambitious goal was set by the municipality of Lippe, the University Ostwestfalen-Lippe, the Fraunhofer Application Centre Industrial Automation (IOSB-INA) in Lemgo, the Institute for Industrial Information Technology (inIT) as well as the Herbert Kannegie[sz]er plc, the Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co.
INVERUIE LOCOS chairman Willie Lippe fears Highland League reconstruction could hit clubs in the pocket.
said it plans to appoint STEFAN LIPPE, the former chief executive officer of SWISS RE GROUP, to its board.
Forever Yours dress which was plain and simple but elegant BRIDESMAIDS: April Lippe, 22, Zara Watkinson, 25, Nicola Banki, 20, and Emma's niece Amelia Hindmarsh, nine USHERS/PAGE BOYS: Daniel's brother Tom Croasdale, 20, Emma's nephew Finley Hindmarsh, seven and Emma's godson Zach Johnson, four BEST MAN: Carl Wright, 25, from Stockton THE RECEPTION: Hardwick Hall Hotel, Sedgefield THE HONEYMOON: The couple went to the Maldives in November for seven nights.
Stefan Lippe, the chief executive of Swiss Re (SREN.
Geir Lippe said that Breivik had halted his July 22 gun rampage on the Norwegian island of Utoya to ring police and give himself up.
Defence lawyer Geir Lippe City said the 32-year-old told him they were too young to have been brainwashed by the Labour Party that ran the camp on Utoya Island.
Lippe was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2007, and recounts his experiences here, along with his doctor, Le, a medical oncologist at Johns Hopkins U.
Helms plays Tim Lippe, a fantastically motivated but just a little naive insurance agent from Wisconsin who's summoned to the "big city"to take part in what we might recognize as a sales conference gone terribly wrong.
Nice guy Tim Lippe works for an insurance firm which has won the coveted Two Diamonds award for excellence in customer service for the past two years, thanks mainly to the work of gregarious agent Roger Lemke.
The company also announced that partner Greg Lippe was leaving to take a position with a privately held group of companies in the film production and video distribution industry.