- a city in W Germany.
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It was eight miles to Dortmund, where he planned to stay over night.The Goose Man
Lying just to the eastward of the Rhine are Essen and Dortmund.
Dortmund's "Pfarr Kirche" was a former Dominican foundation.
He established himself at first in his native town of Dortmund, from whence in 1802 he emigrated to Holland.
In 1803 Dortmund lost its rights as a free town, and was annexed to Nassau.
- an industrial city in W Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia at the head of the Dortmund–Ems Canal : university (1966). Pop: 589 661 (2003 est)