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

  • A city of the northeast Czech Republic near the Oder River. It is a manufacturing center in a coal-mining area.

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  • proper noun A city in the far east of the Czech Republic.

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

  • noun an industrial city in northwestern Czech Republic in the Moravian lowlands; located in the coal mining area of Silesia


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