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[oo lm]
  1. a city in E Baden-Württemberg, in S Germany, on the Danube.
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Historical Examples of ulm

  • On the night of the 17th of October we bivouacked within a league of Ulm.

    Tom Burke Of "Ours", Volume I (of II)

    Charles James Lever

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

    The Hindu-Arabic Numerals

    David Eugene Smith

  • She had paid a million sterling to Austria, and the results were Ulm and Austerlitz.

  • The Russian army is advancing against you to avenge the Austrian army of Ulm.

    War and Peace

    Leo Tolstoy

  • See the account of Ulm, and of Lindau near the end of the volume.

    Laurence Sterne in Germany

    Harvey Waterman Thayer

British Dictionary definitions for ulm


  1. an industrial city in S Germany, in Baden-Württemberg on the Danube: a free imperial city (1155–1802). Pop: 119 807 (2003 est)
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