- a city in S Transvaal, in the NE Republic of South Africa.
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Then some one went to Germiston and fired at a passing cloud; but there was no rain.The Transvaal from Within
J. P. Fitzpatrick
From the neighbourhood of the Klip River the troops pushed on rapidly to Germiston without meeting with serious opposition.South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. V (of VI)
- a city in South Africa, southeast of Johannesburg: industrial centre, with the world's largest gold refinery, serving the Witwatersrand mines. Pop: 139 721 (2001)