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A city of west-central Germany in the Ruhr Valley west-northwest of Essen. It is a port, rail junction, and industrial center.


(German ˈoːbərhauzən)
(Placename) an industrial city in W Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia on the Rhine-Herne Canal: site of the first ironworks in the Ruhr. Pop: 220 033 (2003 est)


(ˈoʊ bərˌhaʊ zən)

a city in W Germany, in the lower Ruhr valley. 225,443.
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Oxea recently announced that due to continued strong growth in strategic, high-value segments, the company will build a new carboxylic acids unit in Oberhausen, Germany, that will come on stream by late 2012.
Keepers at the Sea Life Aquarium in Oberhausen, Germany, unveiled Paul II this week after two months in quarantine.
5 ounces, made his debut at the Sea Life Centre in Oberhausen, Germany, after two months in quarantine.
The octopus hit the headlines after his keepers at the Sea Life Centre in Oberhausen, Germany, filmed him choosing a mussel to eat from boxes decorated with the flags of two rival football teams.