- a seaport in NE Sweden, on the Gulf of Bothnia.
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On the shore near old Lulea grew Ranunculus minimus parisiensis (R. reptans).
The new town of Lulea is very small, situated on a peninsula, encompassed by a kind of bay.
I took my leave of the old town of Pithoea, and arrived at the more modern one of Lulea.
He therefore, on the 23d, took leave of the mountainous part of Lapland, and returned by water towards Lulea.Lives of Eminent Zoologists, from Aristotle to Linnus
Here however I made no long stay, but proceeded in one day from thence to Lulea.
- 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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