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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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FAISALABAD -- The University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) has inked two memorandums of understanding (MoUs) with German universities including Julius-Maximilians-University of Wurzburg and University of Bonn, Germany to collaborate in the areas of research and academia.
The author of this study discovers feminist resistance to misogynistic Carolingian reform in the Guntza and Abirhilt group manuscripts produced in mid- and late-eighth-century Karlburg and Kitzingen, two convents near Wurzburg.
Physicists from the University of Wurzburg have designed a light source that emits photon pairs.
1895: Wilhelm Rontgen discovered X-rays during an experiment at the University of Wurzburg with the flow of electricity through a partially evacuated glass tube.
While smartphones help us stay in touch with colleagues, keep on top of our inbox, and complete urgent tasks on the move, they actually make us less productive when we are working at our desks, according to a new psychological experiment by the Universities of Wurzburg and Nottingham Trent.
The mayor of Wurzburg, Christian Schuchardt, said: "I'm shocked by this horrible act of violence.
Highlights & inclusions Embark in Frankfurt Cruise the ancient River Main Call at Wertheim and Wurzburg Visit Bamberg and Nuremberg Call at Kelheim and Regensburg Visit Passau On-board entertainment and English commentary Escorted by a friendly, experienced cruise manager Eight nights' full board accommodation on board Olympia Coach travel from the local area and Channel crossings
Classical Rossini, Verdi Orchestral Works De Ritis / Castello / Wurzburg / Calesso The bassoon is a beautiful-sounding instrument which in the orchestra is too often confined to oompah accompaniment or a humorous little solo.
Based on courses written by mathematics professors at the University of Wurzburg for the August 2012 International Summer School, four papers explain how modularity can be useful when studying the asymptotic behavior of arithmetically interesting functions, the representation of real numbers by their continued fraction expansion or their expansion in some integer base, and the connections between multiplicative Toeplitz matrices and the Riemann zeta function.
Professor Rainer Hedrich, from the University of Wurzburg, and his team showed that a single touch to a trigger hair was enough to prime a trap, setting it in "ready" mode without snapping shut.
Born in Wurzburg, Germany, to a family that had lived there for centuries, the young Ludwig had fled the Third Reich with his parents in 1935 and made a new life in British-controlled Palestine.