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Luleå

[loo-le-aw]
noun
  1. a seaport in NE Sweden, on the Gulf of Bothnia.
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Historical Examples of lulea

  • On the shore near old Lulea grew Ranunculus minimus parisiensis (R. reptans).

    Lachesis Lapponica

    Carl von Linn

  • The new town of Lulea is very small, situated on a peninsula, encompassed by a kind of bay.

    Lachesis Lapponica

    Carl von Linn

  • I took my leave of the old town of Pithoea, and arrived at the more modern one of Lulea.

    Lachesis Lapponica

    Carl von Linn

  • He therefore, on the 23d, took leave of the mountainous part of Lapland, and returned by water towards Lulea.

  • Here however I made no long stay, but proceeded in one day from thence to Lulea.

    Lachesis Lapponica

    Carl von Linn


British Dictionary definitions for lulea

Luleå

noun
  1. a port in N Sweden, on the Gulf of Bothnia: industrial and shipbuilding centre; icebound in winter. Pop: 72 608 (2004 est)
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