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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.
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(ˈvɜːtsˌbɜːɡ; German ˈvyrtsbʊrk)
(Placename) a city in S central Germany, in NW Bavaria on the River Main: university (1582). Pop: 132 687 (2003 est)
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(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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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.
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. Both houses exemplify syneisactism--a religious life characterized by chaste friendships among monks and nuns--gender egalitarianism, and recognition of the major contributions of consecrated women to the church's mission.
Physicists from the University of Wurzburg have designed a light source that emits photon pairs.
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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