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Braun·schweig(broun′shvīk′) also Bruns·wick (brŭnz′wĭk)
1. A region and former duchy of north-central Germany. Established in the 13th century, the duchy became independent in 1918 before joining the Weimar Republic.
2. A city of north-central Germany east-southeast of Hanover. Reputedly founded in 861, it is an industrial and commercial center.
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(Placename) the German name for Brunswick
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1. a former state of Germany: now part of Lower Saxony in Germany.
2. a city in Lower Saxony, in N central Germany. 254,130.German, Braunschweig.
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