from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of northern Germany on the Weser River southwest of Hanover. An ancient Saxon settlement, it is a manufacturing and tourist center famous as the setting for the legend of the Pied Piper of Hamelin. Population: 58,500.
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- n. a town in northern Germany (near Hanover) that is famous as the setting for the legend of the Pied Piper
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