from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of northwest Germany west of Bremen. First mentioned in 1108, it was chartered in 1345. It is now an industrial and transportation center. Population: 159,000.
- Oldenburg, Claes Thure Born 1929. Swedish-born American sculptor best known for his "soft sculptures” of household objects made from stuffed vinyl and canvas.
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- n. United States sculptor (born in Sweden); a leader of the pop art movement who was noted for giant sculptures of common objects (born in 1929)
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