frankfurt am main

Frankfort on the Main

a city in W central Germany, on the Main River.
Also called Frankfort.
German Frankfurt am Main [frahngk-foort ahm mahyn] , Frankfurt. Unabridged
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Frankfurt or Frankfurt am Main1 (German ˈfraŋkfʊrt (am ˈmain))
a city in central Germany, in Hesse on the Main River: a Roman settlement in the 1st century; a free imperial city (1372--1806); seat of the federal assembly (1815--66); university (1914); trade fairs since the 13th century. Pop: 643 432 (2003 est)
Frankfurt am Main or Frankfurt am Main1

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