[dan-sig; German dahn-tsik]
  1. German name of Gdańsk.
  2. Free City of, a former self-governing territory including the seaport of Danzig: constituted by the treaty of Versailles 1920; a part of Germany 1939–45; now in Poland. 754 sq. mi. (1955 sq. km).
  3. Gulf of, an inlet of the Baltic Sea, in N Poland. About 60 miles (95 km) wide.
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  1. the German name for Gdańsk
  2. a rare variety of domestic fancy pigeon originating in this area
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