Magdeburg

[ mag-duh-burg; German mahg-duh-boork ]
/ ˈmæg dəˌbɜrg; German ˈmɑg dəˌbʊərk /

noun

the capital of Saxony-Anhalt, in central Germany.

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Magdeburg
/ (ˈmæɡdəˌbɜːɡ, German ˈmakdəbʊrk) /

noun

an industrial city and port in central Germany, on the River Elbe, capital of Saxony-Anhalt: a leading member of the Hanseatic League, whose local laws, the Magdeburg Laws were adopted by many European cities. Pop: 227 535 (2003 est)
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