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Pfalz

(pfalts)
n
(Historical Terms) the German name for the Palatinate

Pa•lat•i•nate

(pəˈlæt nˌeɪt, -ɪt)

n.
1. the. German, Pfalz. either of two historic regions of Germany that constituted an electorate of the Holy Roman Empire: one (Lower Palatinate or Rhine Palatinate) is now part of Rhineland-Palatinate, and the other (Upper Palatinate) is now part of Bavaria.
2. a native or inhabitant of the Palatinate.
3. (l.c.) the territory under a palatine.
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Noun1.Pfalz - a territory in southwestern Germany formerly ruled by the counts palatinePfalz - a territory in southwestern Germany formerly ruled by the counts palatine
Deutschland, FRG, Germany, Federal Republic of Germany - a republic in central Europe; split into East Germany and West Germany after World War II and reunited in 1990
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Contract award notice: award of cleaning services for the town hall, the nursery and the public areas of the citizen~s home, the social center of pfalzen, the library and the school canteen.
Contract notice: Award of cleaning services for the city hall, the nursery and the public areas of the citizens home, the social center of pfalzen, the library and the school canteen.