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[hahyl-brawn] /ˈhaɪl brɔn/
a city in N Baden-Württemberg, in SW Germany. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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Examples from the Web for Heilbronn
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  • He recovered; and, I believe, is at this moment a cultivator of vineyards in Heilbronn.

  • That aged French town of Chambèry was as quaint and crooked as Heilbronn.

    A Tramp Abroad, Complete Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  • She already enjoyed a mutual Zollfreiheit with Berne and Heilbronn.

    The Story of Nuremberg Cecil Headlam
  • At Heilbronn, therefore, we changed direction from east to south.

    A Residence in France J. Fenimore Cooper
  • But the Heilbronn physician understood the question and found an answer.

  • At Heilbronn we took the railway for Stuttgart, the capital of Wurtemberg.

    Letters of a Traveller William Cullen Bryant
  • That aged French town of Chambry was as quaint and crooked as Heilbronn.

    A Tramp Abroad Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  • It was a pretty slow concern, but it got us into Heilbronn before dark—five miles, or possibly it was seven.

    A Tramp Abroad, Complete Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  • They applauded Capoul and gave the young debutante Heilbronn a great welcome.

    My Recollections Jules Massenet
  • The articles drawn up in the town of Heilbronn, for example, give a good idea of the sources of discontent.

British Dictionary definitions for Heilbronn


/German hailˈbrɔn/
a city in SW Germany, in N Baden-Württemberg on the River Neckar. Pop: 120 705 (2003 est)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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