[ jur-muh-stuhn ]
/ ˈdʒɜr mə stən /
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a city in S Transvaal, in the NE Republic of South Africa.
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How to use Germiston in a sentence
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)|Louis Creswicke
Then some one went to Germiston and fired at a passing cloud; but there was no rain.The Transvaal from Within|J. P. Fitzpatrick
British Dictionary definitions for Germiston
/ (ˈdʒɜːmɪstən) /
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)
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