- a city W Germany, near Düsseldorf.
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Still the duke would not quit the siege of Neuss before the 13th of June.The Boke of Noblesse
The details of all the aid they had given him, 2500 men for Neuss and many other contributions, were recapitulated.
In all, the forces at Charles's disposition amounted to about ten thousand, far fewer than those at Neuss or at Granson.
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.Surgical Instruments in Greek and Roman Times
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- 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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