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Pforzheim

[fawrts-hahym; German pfawrts-hahym]
noun
  1. a city in W Baden-Württemberg, in SW Germany.
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Examples from the Web for pforzheim

Historical Examples

  • There is no doubt, however, of one at Pforzheim of 1371 and one at Ulm of 1388.

    The Hindu-Arabic Numerals

    David Eugene Smith

  • But if in this case she's been only Pforzheim's tool, is the evidence enough—?

    The Messenger

    Elizabeth Robins

  • Pforzheim, as usual, got the credit, and naturally most of the cash.

    The Messenger

    Elizabeth Robins

  • There was really only one thing they wanted of Pforzheim, and he hadn't done it.

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    Elizabeth Robins

  • His grandfather having died, Philip was sent with his brother and his young uncle, John, to the school of Pforzheim.


British Dictionary definitions for pforzheim

Pforzheim

noun
  1. a city in SW Germany, in W Baden-Württemberg: centre of the German watch and jewellery industry. Pop: 119 046 (2003 est)
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