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Tromsö

[trom-soh; Norwegian troo ms-œ]
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noun
  1. a seaport in N Norway.
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Examples from the Web for tromso

Historical Examples

  • This is in the arctic circle, six months of night, but he had been born in Tromso.

    Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie

    Andrew Carnegie

  • "Tromso," groaned out Jorgenson; "I will never see snow again," he sobbed out, his face in his hands.

    The Rescue

    Joseph Conrad

  • The steamer which left Tromso, Norway, in search of the explorer has returned, and reports that no traces of him could be found.


British Dictionary definitions for tromso

Tromsø

noun
  1. a port in N Norway, on a small island between Kvaløy and the mainland: fishing and sealing centre. Pop: 61 897 (2004 est)
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