from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A city of west-central Germany at the confluence of the Rhine and Main Rivers west-southwest of Frankfurt. Built on the site of a Roman camp founded in the 1st century BC, it is an important industrial and commercial city. Johann Gutenberg established a printing industry here in the 15th century.

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  • proper noun The capital of Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.


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