saarbrucken

Saarbrücken

[zahr-brook-uhn, sahr-; German zahr-bryk-uhn]
noun
a city in W Germany: the capital of the Saarland.
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Saarland

[zahr-land, sahr-; German zahr-lahnt]
noun
a state in W Germany, in the Saar River valley. 991 sq. mi. (2569 sq. km). Capital: Saarbrücken.

Saarlander, noun
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Saarbrücken (German zaːrˈbrykən)
 
n
an industrial city in W Germany, capital of Saarland state, on the Saar River. Pop: 181 860 (2003 est)

Saarland (German ˈzaːrlant)
 
n
a state of W Germany: formed in 1919; under League of Nations administration until 1935; occupied by France (1945--57); part of West Germany (1957--90): contains rich coal deposits and is a major industrial region. Capital: Saarbrücken. Pop: 1 060 000 (2003 est). Area: 2567 sq km (991 sq miles)

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