Schaffhausen

[ shahf-hou-zuhn ]
/ ˌʃɑfˈhaʊ zən /

noun

a canton in N Switzerland. 100 sq. mi. (259 sq. km).
a city in and the capital of this canton, on the Rhine.

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British Dictionary definitions for Schaffhausen

Schaffhausen
/ (German ʃaːfˈhauzən) /

noun

a small canton of N Switzerland. Pop: 73 900 (2002 est). Area: 298 sq km (115 sq miles)
a town in N Switzerland, capital of Schaffhausen canton, on the Rhine. Pop: 33 628 (2000)
French name: Schaffhouse
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