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Brno

[br-naw; English bur-noh] /ˈbr nɔ; English ˈbɜr noʊ/
noun
1.
a city in S Moravia, in the SE Czech Republic: former capital of Moravia.
German Brünn.
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  • He first proceeded to Brnn (or Brno), the capital of Moravia.

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  • Of late years a demand has been made for a second university to be located at Brno (Brnn), the capital of Moravia.

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Brno

/ˈbɜːnəʊ; Czech ˈbrnɔ/
noun
1.
a city in the Czech Republic; formerly the capital of Moravia: the country's second largest city. Pop: 375 000 (2005 est) German name Brünn
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