- a city in central North Rhine-Westphalia, in W Germany.
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The greater part of it is produced at or around Essen, where are the famous Krupp works, and Bochum.
- an industrial city in NW Germany, in W North Rhine-Westphalia: university (1965). Pop: 387 283 (2003 est)