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 (măn′hīm′, män′-)
A city of southwest Germany at the confluence of the Rhine and Neckar Rivers north-northwest of Stuttgart. First mentioned in the 8th century, it was chartered in 1607 and became an important musical and theatrical center in the 18th century.


(ˈmænhaɪm; German ˈmanhaim)
(Placename) a city in SW Germany, in Baden-Württemberg at the confluence of the Rhine and Neckar: one of Europe's largest inland harbours; a cultural and musical centre. Pop: 308 353 (2003 est)


(Hungarian ˈmanhaɪm)
(Biography) Karl (karl). 1893–1947, Hungarian sociologist, living in Britain from 1933: author of Ideology and Utopia (1929) and Man and Society in an Age of Reconstruction (1941)


(ˈmæn haɪm, ˈmɑn-)

a city in SW Germany at the confluence of the Rhine and Neckar rivers. 316,223.
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One day we took the train and went down to Mannheim to see "King Lear" played in German.
Another time, we went to Mannheim and attended a shivaree-- otherwise an opera--the one called "Lohengrin.
A gentle, old-maidish person and a sweet young girl of seventeen sat right in front of us that night at the Mannheim opera.
It is not usual in Europe to allow ladies and gentlemen to take bonnets, hats, overcoats, canes, or umbrellas into the auditorium, but in Mannheim this rule was not enforced because the audiences were largely made up of people from a distance, and among these were always a few timid ladies who were afraid that if they had to go into an anteroom to get their things when the play was over, they would miss their train.
He looked down upon the plain, a-quiver with the sun, stretching vastly before him: in the distance were the roofs of Mannheim and ever so far away the dimness of Worms.
After performing the operation he kept her for some days under his own care, and then transferred her to the nearest hospital--the hospital at Mannheim.
Such was my first interview with the English patient at the hospital at Mannheim.
We stayed a day at Mannheim, and on the fifth from our departure from Strasbourg, arrived at Mainz.
Address : Tadt Mannheim, Abfallwirtschaft Mannheim, Fr.
The show features classic Christmas hits from Mannheim Steamroller and multimedia effects in an intimate setting.
The Mannheim men have lost on their last four visits to the capital but on current form they can be fancied to change that.
They also studied the Mannheim partner curves in the Minkowski 3-space and obtained the necessary and sufficient conditions for the Mannheim partner curves in [E.