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Stralsund

[shtrahl-zoo nt] /ˈʃtrɑl zʊnt/
noun
1.
a seaport in NE Germany: a member of the medieval Hanseatic League; besieged by Wallenstein 1628.
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  • Here the ships anchored as close as they could get to the island of Stralsund.

    Our Sailors W.H.G. Kingston
  • Week after week passed away, and Stralsund was still untaken.

    The Thirty Years' War Samuel Rawson Gardiner
  • In vain did the city of Stralsund appeal to the Diet and to the sister cities for help.

    The Hansa Towns

    Helen Zimmern
  • Letty, do you mean to tell me that you don't know where Stralsund is?

    The Benefactress Elizabeth Beauchamp
  • They didn't know where Stralsund was, and wanted to find out.

    The Benefactress Elizabeth Beauchamp
  • And the next day she arrived at Stralsund, and was met by her brother at the station.

    The Benefactress Elizabeth Beauchamp
  • She could not think it possible that anybody should ever get anything in Stralsund.

    The Benefactress Elizabeth Beauchamp
  • If not, I could stay at Stralsund, and would in no way intrude on her.

    The Benefactress Elizabeth Beauchamp
  • Why did he not stay, as he had written he would, at Stralsund?

    The Benefactress Elizabeth Beauchamp
  • He marched his hussars to Stralsund, and for a moment fortune smiled on him.

British Dictionary definitions for Stralsund

Stralsund

/German ˈʃtraːlzʊnt/
noun
1.
a port in NE Germany, in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania on a strait of the Baltic: one of the leading towns of the Hanseatic League. Pop: 59 140 (2003 est)
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