- a city in E Germany.
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Historical Examples of plauen
Major Von Lutzow had received official information of the armistice at Plauen.
The other villages that lay between it and Plauen were inconsiderable, and Nigel did not let his men linger when traversing them.
Nigel sprang to the spare horse, and said a thankful farewell to the old soldiers and to Plauen.
German classical scholar, was born at Plauen in Saxony on the 15th of February 1786.
Rhinoceros Bos, though in a high frame of mind, dare not, on cool survey; but retires behind the Plauen Chasm again.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XIX. (of XXI.)
- a city in E central Germany, in Saxony: textile centre. Pop: 70 070 (2003 est)