Essen

[ es-uh n ]
/ ˈɛs ən /

noun

a city in W Germany: the chief city of the Ruhr River valley.

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Essen
/ (German ˈɛsən) /

noun

a city in W Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia: the leading administrative centre of the Ruhr; university. Pop: 589 499 (2003 est)
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