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A city of west-central Germany east-northeast of Düsseldorf. It is an industrial center.
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(German ˈvʊpərtaːl)
(Placename) a city in W Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia state on the Wupper River (a Rhine tributary): formed in 1929 from the amalgamation of the towns of Barmen and Elberfeld and other smaller towns; textile centre. Pop: 362 137 (2003 est)
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(ˈvʊp ərˌtɑl)

a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, in W Germany, in the Ruhr Valley. 383,776.
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The visiting consultants are: uA Dr Zeynel Dogan, senior consultant, plastic and reconstructive head and neck surgery, St Anna Hospital, Wuppertal, Germany, will visit from July 19 to 25.
The visiting consultants are as follows: * Dr Zeynel Dogan, senior consultant, Plastic and Reconstructive Head and Neck Surgery, St Anna Hospital, Wuppertal, Germany, will visit from July 19 to 25 .
Revising his 2017 doctoral dissertation at the University of Wuppertal, Germany, Wegner investigates the grammatical nature and category of passive and perfect(ive) participles.
In the case of Pharmaceuticals, impairments and write-offs of around 0.6 billion euros are due especially to the decision not to utilize the factor VIII facility that was built in Wuppertal, Germany, and to focus all recombinant factor VIII production in Berkeley, United States.
In conjunction with the agreement, Van Hool plans to deploy 30 buses with the Regionalverkehr Koln GmbH transit agency in Cologne, Germany and the remaining ten buses with WSW mobil GmbH transit agency in Wuppertal, Germany.
It begins by focusing on some of the planet's most incredible metropolitan railways, from a unique inverted monorail in Wuppertal, Germany to London's ground-breaking Crossrail project and a little-known freight system in New York.
3 March 2018, Oper Wuppertal, Wuppertal, Germany. Bohuslav Martinu: Julietta (premiere of a new production).
Since 2010 president of the Wupperta Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy and professor for Sustainable Transition Management at the University of Wuppertal, Germany. Member of the German Advisory Council on Global Change (WBGU) and member of the Board of Directors of GAIA.
In 2015, a deceased adult elegant-crested tinamou kept at Wuppertal Zoo (Wuppertal, Germany) underwent necropsy at the University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Foundation (Hannover, Germany).
Clemens, Michigan and Wuppertal, Germany, supporting Axalta operations in the Americas and across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, respectively.
Two were detained in Barcelona, one in Spain's North African enclave of Melilla, one in Brussels and one in Wuppertal, Germany.