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(German ʃaːfˈhauzən)
1. (Placename) a small canton of N Switzerland. Pop: 73 900 (2002 est). Area: 298 sq km (115 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a town in N Switzerland, capital of Schaffhausen canton, on the Rhine. Pop: 33 628 (2000)
French name: Schaffhouse


(ˌʃɑfˈhaʊ zən)

1. a canton in N Switzerland. 70,700; 100 sq. mi. (259 sq. km).
2. the capital of this canton. 34,000.
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In July, Linamar Corporation, Guelph, Ontario, Canada, reached an agreement with GF Automotive, a division of Georg Fischer AG, Schaffhausen, Switzerland, to provide integrated light metal castings and machining solutions to global customers in the automotive, industrial and commercial industries.
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