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  1. a city in NW Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia. Pop: 73 880 (2003 est)
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Examples from the Web for detmold

Historical Examples

  • By the end of September Brahms found himself once more in Detmold.

    The Life of Johannes Brahms (Vol 1 of 2)

    Florence May

  • He took the Detmold telegram out of his breast pocket and read it to her.

    The Road to the Open

    Arthur Schnitzler

  • "He has been manager at Detmold since the beginning of this season," he then said.

    The Road to the Open

    Arthur Schnitzler

  • Oh well, if it is not in Detmold it will be in some town or other.

    The Road to the Open

    Arthur Schnitzler

  • At the door he turned and said to Lawless, "My name—to you—is Detmold."

    Romany of the Snows

    Gilbert Parker