Dessau

[ des-ou ]
/ ˈdɛs aʊ /
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noun

a city in NE central Germany, SW of Berlin: formerly the capital of Anhalt.

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Dessau

/ (German ˈdɛsau) /

noun

an industrial city in E Germany, in Saxony-Anhalt: capital of Anhalt state from 1340 to 1918. Pop: 78 380 (2003 est)
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