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Oldenburg

[ohl-duh n-burg; for 2, 3 also German ohl-duh n-boo rk] /ˈoʊl dənˌbɜrg; for 2, 3 also German ˈoʊl dənˌbʊərk/
noun
1.
Claes (Thure)
[klous too r-uh] /klaʊs ˈtʊər ə/ (Show IPA),
born 1929, U.S. sculptor, born in Sweden.
2.
a former state in NW Germany, now part of Lower Saxony.
3.
a city in Lower Saxony in NW Germany: former capital of Oldenburg.
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Oldenburg1

/ˈəʊldənˌbɜːɡ; German ˈɔldənbʊrk/
noun
1.
a city in NW Germany, in Lower Saxony: former capital of Oldenburg state. Pop: 158 340 (2003 est)
2.
a former state of NW Germany: became part of Lower Saxony in 1946

Oldenburg2

/ˈəʊldənˌbɜːɡ/
noun
1.
Claes (klɔːs). born 1929, US pop sculptor and artist, born in Sweden
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