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A city of south-central Sweden west of Stockholm. Known since the 11th century, it has often been the site of national assemblies.
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(Swedish œːrəˈbruː)
(Placename) a town in S Sweden: one of Sweden's oldest towns; scene of the election of Jean Bernadotte as heir to the throne in 1810. Pop: 126 940 (2004 est)
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(ˌœ rəˈbru)

a city in S Sweden. 119,066.
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