- a city in SE Poland: occupied by the Russians 1915.
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The guns of Przemysl could be heard by the Austrian field artillery.
It was charged with the task of cutting a way through to relieve Przemysl.
The triumphal entry of the Austrian uhlans and artillery into Przemysl.
In such wise was Przemysl cut off on the north, east, and south.
Przemysl about this time was reported to be in dire straits.
- a city in SE Poland, near the border with Ukraine on the San River: a fortress in the early Middle Ages; belonged to Austria (1722–1918). Pop: 66 968 (2007 est)
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