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Luzern

(luˈtsɛrn)
n
(Placename) the German name for Lucerne
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lu•cerne

or lu•cern

(luˈsɜrn)

n.
[1620–30; < French luzerne < Occitan luzerno literally, glowworm]

Lu•cerne

(luˈsɜrn)

n.
1. a canton in central Switzerland. 340,536; 576 sq. mi. (1490 sq. km).
2. the capital of this canton, on Lake of Lucerne. 60,600.
3. Lake of, a lake in central Switzerland. 24 mi. (39 km) long; 44 sq. mi. (114 sq. km). German, Luzern.
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Besides the excellent location of the hotel and its sweeping views of Lake Luzern, guests can look forward to a first-class events programme.
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Eight horn students from the horn studio at Mahidol University in Bangkok, who form the ensemble "Horn Corner," traveled to Switzerland in October to visit the horn studio at the Hochschule Luzern. Students from both studios participated in master classes led by Daren Robbins, horn instructor at Mahidol University, and Olivier Darbellay, horn instructor at the Hochschule Luzern.
The German youth international's prospects looked bleak when he was sent to Swiss Super League outfit FC Luzern on a season-long loan last summer.
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