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Neuss

[nois]
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noun
  1. a city W Germany, near Düsseldorf.
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Historical Examples

  • Still the duke would not quit the siege of Neuss before the 13th of June.

    The Boke of Noblesse

    Unknown

  • The details of all the aid they had given him, 2500 men for Neuss and many other contributions, were recapitulated.

    Charles the Bold

    Ruth Putnam

  • In all, the forces at Charles's disposition amounted to about ten thousand, far fewer than those at Neuss or at Granson.

    Charles the Bold

    Ruth Putnam

  • The suburbs of Neuss abound in numerous vegetable gardens, enclosed with well clipt hedges.

  • Of these, one was found in the Rhenish country between Neuss and Xanten.


British Dictionary definitions for neuss

Neuss

noun
  1. an industrial city in W Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia west of Düsseldorf: founded as a Roman fortress in the 1st century ad . Pop: 152 050 (2003 est)Latin name: Novaesium
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