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A city of southwest Finland north-northwest of Helsinki. A major commercial center, it was formerly noted for its textile industry.
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(Placename) a city in SW Finland: the second largest town in Finland; textile manufacturing. Pop: 200 966 (2003 est). Swedish name: Tammerfors
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a city in SW Finland. 170,533.
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