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  1. a city in S central Austria, on the Drava River: nearby hot mineral springs. Pop: 57 497 (2002)
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Examples from the Web for villach

Historical Examples

  • In Carinthia thirty villages and the tower of Villach were ruined.

    Historical Tales, Vol 5 (of 15)

    Charles Morris

  • He then returned with the main body of his troops, and, crossing the pass of Tarvis, entered Germany at Villach.

    The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte

    William Milligan Sloane

  • The galena mines of Bleyberg and Villach in Carinthia, in compact limestone.

  • As she remarked vindictively, she feltPg 38 certain that the inhabitants of Villach were called Villains.