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Falun

noun
  1. a city in central Sweden: iron and pyrites mines. Pop: 55 009 (2004 est)
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  • Clifford was sitting in his study at "Falun" when the letters were brought to him.

    Katharine Frensham

    Beatrice Harraden

  • And of course she was speaking of the mental atmosphere of "Falun."

    Katharine Frensham

    Beatrice Harraden

  • She transformed "Falun" into an abode of comparative cheerfulness, and brightened up the house in a most astonishing manner.

    Katharine Frensham

    Beatrice Harraden

  • He settled down at 'Falun,' his country-house, and devoted himself to research-work: as far as she would let him.

    Katharine Frensham

    Beatrice Harraden

  • He encouraged the mining industry by supporting the silver mines of Sala and the copper mines of Falun.

    Sweden

    Victor Nilsson