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Aschaffenburg

/German aˈʃafənbʊrk/
noun
1.
a city in Germany, on the River Main in Bavaria: seat of the Imperial Diet (1447); ceded to Bavaria in 1814. Pop: 68 607 (2003 est)
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  • The king made a general review of his troops at aschaffenburg.

    The Thirty Years War, Complete Friedrich Schiller
  • Huysmans puzzled over the Bavarian, who was probably born at aschaffenburg.

    Egoists James Huneker
  • Then, according to their orders, they had rallied at the head of the aschaffenburg bridge.

    The Prussian Terror Alexandre Dumas
  • Benedict gave Fritz twenty florins and sent him back to aschaffenburg.

    The Prussian Terror Alexandre Dumas
  • Further on, they saw the smoke of the burning houses in aschaffenburg.

    The Prussian Terror Alexandre Dumas
  • The resulting battles are known as those of Langensalza and aschaffenburg.

    The Prussian Terror Alexandre Dumas
  • We could see the trains which ran on the main line from Hanau to aschaffenburg.

    Three Times and Out Nellie L. McClung
  • We reached aschaffenburg at three in the morning, and were informed that we were to stop there for five hours.

    Wounded and a Prisoner of War

    Malcolm V. (Malcolm Vivian) Hay
  • Tell him he is to go on an expedition to aschaffenburg to-night, by order of the staff officer.

    The Prussian Terror Alexandre Dumas
  • They laid him in the stern of the boat on a mattress and blanket fetched from aschaffenburg.

    The Prussian Terror Alexandre Dumas

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