from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A close-fitting outdoor habit for ladies, introduced into England from Germany about 1750.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • proper noun A city in Germany; Braunschweig
  • proper noun Any of several towns in the United States and elsewhere
  • proper noun A suburb of Melbourne, Australia

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a city in central Germany
  • noun a university town in southwestern Maine
  • noun a town in southeast Georgia near the Atlantic coast; a port of entry


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