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A city of southwest Norway south of Bergen on an inlet of the North Sea.
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(Norwegian staˈvaŋər)
(Placename) a port in SW Norway: canning and shipbuilding industries. Pop: 112 405 (2004 est)
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(stɑˈvɑŋ ər)

a seaport in SW Norway. 96,439.
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Noun1.Stavanger - a port city in southwestern Norway; center for shipbuilding industry
Kingdom of Norway, Noreg, Norge, Norway - a constitutional monarchy in northern Europe on the western side of the Scandinavian Peninsula; achieved independence from Sweden in 1905
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UK-based Herbert Systems has won a contract to supply six TRS Automatic Tray Return Systems to the security checkpoint at Stavanger Sola Airport in Norway.
The Pittodrie side will take on Viking Stavanger tonight in a friendly at the 16,000 capacity Viking Stadium which was built in 2004 for pounds 20million, on land given to the club by the municipality.
It was the question asked many times during our 2.4mile hike to the top of Pulpit's Rock in the Stavanger region of Norway.
Scana, which will carry out the deal through its unit Scana Steel Stavanger AS, said the divestment will improve its liquidity, but will not affect its profit and loss (P&L) result.