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 (wûrts′bûrg′, vürts′bo͝ork′)
A city of south-central Germany on the Main River. Originally a Celtic settlement, it is an industrial city in a winemaking region.


(ˈvɜːtsˌbɜːɡ; German ˈvyrtsbʊrk)
(Placename) a city in S central Germany, in NW Bavaria on the River Main: university (1582). Pop: 132 687 (2003 est)


(ˈwɜrts bɜrg; Ger. ˈvürtsˌbʊrk)

a city in NW Bavaria, in S Germany, on the Main River. 127,946.
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Noun1.Wurzburg - a city of south central Germany
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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Gibson-Hill (1952:52) recounts that in 1815 Hare traveled with Raffles and his party on an extensive tour in Java that lasted from the end of April until the beginning of August (see Wurtzburg 1954:366-370).
A team from Chicago University's Booth Business School conducted an experiment using BlackBerry devices to test the will power of 205 people between the ages of 18 and 85 in the German city of Wurtzburg.
Wurtzburg, Raffles of the eastern isles (London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1954), pp.
Thus, you have refuted a public proclamation for Adolf Hitler, yet at the Wurtzburg Physics Congress, you were not embarrassed to make a declaration against the Nazi government and for the benefit of Albert Einstein, the traitor and critic of the Nazi regime and all this to the applause of all present Jews and Jew associates.
Wurtzburg, Germany: Koingshausen and Neumann, 2003.