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 (sôlz′bûrg′, sälz′-, zälts′bo͝ork′)
A city of west-central Austria near the German border southwest of Linz. Originally a Celtic settlement and later a Roman colony, it was long ruled by powerful archbishops. Wolfgang Mozart was born here in 1756, and the city now annually hosts an international music festival.
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(ˈsæltsbɜːɡ; German ˈzaltsbʊrk)
1. (Placename) a city in W Austria, capital of Salzburg province: 7th-century Benedictine abbey; a centre of music since the Middle Ages and birthplace of Mozart; tourist centre. Pop: 142 662 (2001)
2. (Placename) a state of W Austria. Pop: 521 238 (2003 est). Area: 7154 sq km (2762 sq miles)
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(ˈsɔlz bɜrg; Ger. ˈzɑlts bʊrk)

a city in W Austria: the birthplace of Mozart. 144,000.
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Noun1.Salzburg - city in western AustriaSalzburg - city in western Austria; a music center and birthplace of Mozart
Austria, Oesterreich, Republic of Austria - a mountainous republic in central Europe; under the Habsburgs (1278-1918) Austria maintained control of the Holy Roman Empire and was a leader in European politics until the 19th century
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[ˈsæltsbɜːg] NSalzburgo m
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