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 (ōd′n-sə, o͞od′-)
A city of southern Denmark on Fyn Island near the Odense Fjord, an arm of the Kattegat. Founded in the tenth century, Odense is the birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen.
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(Danish ˈoːðənsə)
(Placename) a port in S Denmark, on Funen Island: cathedral founded by King Canute in the 11th century. Pop: 145 554 (2004 est)
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(ˈoʊ ðən sə, ˈoʊ dən-)

a seaport on Fyn island, in S Denmark. 174,016.
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SILKEBORG v OB ODENSE 6pm ODENSE have played in the Champions League qualifiers and the Europa League group stage this season but they have struggled in the Danish top flight and could be dragged closer to the relegation zone by a defeat at mid-table Silkeborg tonight, writes Dan Childs.
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CRAIG BROWN admits he's glad lippy Lars Olsen keeps boasting about how Odense are far superior to Motherwell.
COCKY samba star Caca last night insisted Odense would have no trouble killing off Motherwell's Europa League dream.
VILLA'S eagerly-awaited European adventure got up and running in dramatic fashion in Odense - but Martin O'Neill's men still have work to do to get their UEFA Cup passports stamped.
ASTON VILLA will face Odense BK in the third and final round of the Intertoto Cup after the Danish side overcame TPS Turku.
Thomas Sorensen was a member of the Odense Boldklub youth team in Denmark when he first came across Arsenal.
Llanelli's European dream is over after they were outclassed by Danish outfit Odense at Swansea City's Liberty Stadium.