Zug

[ tsook ]
/ tsuk /

noun

a canton in central Switzerland. 92 sq. mi. (238 sq. km).
the capital of this canton, on the Lake of Zug.
Lake of, a lake in this canton. 15 sq. mi. (39 sq. km).

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British Dictionary definitions for Zug

Zug
/ (German tsuːk) /

noun

a canton of N central Switzerland: the smallest Swiss canton; mainly German-speaking and Roman Catholic; joined the Swiss Confederation in 1352. Capital: Zug. Pop: 102 200 (2002 est). Area: 239 sq km (92 sq miles)
a town in N central Switzerland, the capital of Zug canton, on Lake Zug. Pop: 22 973 (2000)
Lake Zug a lake in N central Switzerland, in Zug and Schwyz cantons. Area: 39 sq km (15 sq miles)
French name: Zoug
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