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A city of south-central Poland west of Katowice. Founded in the 1200s, it passed to Prussia in 1742 and was ceded to Poland in 1945.


(Polish ˈzabʒɛ)
(Placename) a city in SW Poland: a Prussian and German town from 1742 until 1945, when it passed to Poland; industrial centre in a coal-mining region. Pop: 189 656 (2007 est). German name: Hindenburg


(ˈzɑb ʒeɪ)

a city in SW Poland. 203,000.
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Noun1.Zabrze - an industrial city in southern Poland
Poland, Polska, Republic of Poland - a republic in central Europe; the invasion of Poland by Germany in 1939 started World War II
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4 January 2011 - Finnish energy company Fortum Oyj (HEL: FUM1V) said yesterday it had completed the purchase of Polish state-owned energy firms Elektrocieplownia Zabrze SA and Zespol Elektrocieplowni Bytom SA upon obtaining clearance from the Polish antitrust regulator.
Finnish power and heat utility Fortum (HEL:FUM1V) said on Wednesday it has agreed to buy 85% in Polish sector players Elektrocieplownia Zabrze and Zespol Elektrocieplowni Bytom from the Polish government for some EUR20.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-17 February 2010-Fitch affirms Polish city of Zabrze at BBB-/A-(pol) on low debt growth expectations(C)1994-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Czech power utility CEZ (PRG:BAACEZ) has intentions to make a takeover bid for Poland's heating and power plants in Zabrze and Bytom, head of CEZ's Polish unit, Lumir Jendryscik told Reuters on Monday.
Contract award notice: Winter maintenance of roads and squares in the city of zabrze.
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The availability of merchants carrying out promotional vouchers within the administrative boundaries of the municipality of Zabrze