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Münster

[myn-stuh r] /ˈmün stər/
noun
1.
a city in NW Germany: treaty of Westphalia 1648.
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British Dictionary definitions for Münster

münster

/ˈmynstə/
noun
1.
a variant of muenster

Münster

/German ˈmynstər/
noun
1.
a city in NW Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia on the Dortmund-Ems Canal: one of the treaties comprising the Peace of Westphalia (1648) was signed here; became capital of Prussian Westphalia in 1815. Pop: 269 579 (2003 est)

Munster

/ˈmʌnstə/
noun
1.
a province of SW Republic of Ireland: the largest of the four provinces and historically a kingdom; consists of the counties of Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Tipperary, and Waterford. Capital: Cork. Pop: 1 100 614 (2002). Area: 24 125 sq km (9315 sq miles)
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Word Origin and History for Münster

Munster

type of cheese; see Muenster.

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