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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • The capital and largest city of Sweden, in the eastern part of the country on the Baltic Sea. Founded in the mid-13th century, it grew as a trade center allied with the Hanseatic League. Stockholm became the official capital of Sweden in 1634. The Nobel Institute is here. Population: 783,000.

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  • proper n. The capital and largest city of Sweden.

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  • n. the capital and largest city of Sweden; located in southern Sweden on the Baltic

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Examples

  • STOCKHOLM — A car explosion and what appeared to be a suicide attack injured two people, killed the apparent bomber, and caused panic among Christmas shoppers in Stockholm Saturday.

    Stockholm Bombings Kill 1, Injure 2

  • Is It Politics for McCain, or 'Stockholm Syndrome'? yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'Is It Politics for McCain, or \'Stockholm Syndrome\'? '

    Is It Politics for McCain, or 'Stockholm Syndrome'?

  • Bill and Hillary's 'Stockholm Syndrome' yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'Bill and Hillary\'s \'Stockholm Syndrome\' '; yahooBuzzArticleSummary =' Page 3 of Article: Article: The two most distinctive features of Hillary Clinton\'s presidential campaign – and Bill Clinton\'s attempts at a supporting role – are a seemingly bottomless pit of self-pity (excavated in part by the right-wing attack machine years ago) and the copycat use of many right-wing tactics to demonize their opponents and critics. '

    Bill and Hillary's 'Stockholm Syndrome'

  • Bill and Hillary's 'Stockholm Syndrome' yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'Bill and Hillary\'s \'Stockholm Syndrome\' '; yahooBuzzArticleSummary =' Page 4 of Article: Article: The two most distinctive features of Hillary Clinton\'s presidential campaign – and Bill Clinton\'s attempts at a supporting role – are a seemingly bottomless pit of self-pity (excavated in part by the right-wing attack machine years ago) and the copycat use of many right-wing tactics to demonize their opponents and critics. '

    Bill and Hillary's 'Stockholm Syndrome'

  • Bill and Hillary's 'Stockholm Syndrome' yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'Bill and Hillary\'s \'Stockholm Syndrome\' '; yahooBuzzArticleSummary =' Page 2 of Article: Article: The two most distinctive features of Hillary Clinton\'s presidential campaign – and Bill Clinton\'s attempts at a supporting role – are a seemingly bottomless pit of self-pity (excavated in part by the right-wing attack machine years ago) and the copycat use of many right-wing tactics to demonize their opponents and critics. '

    Bill and Hillary's 'Stockholm Syndrome'

  • Bill and Hillary's 'Stockholm Syndrome' yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'Bill and Hillary\'s \'Stockholm Syndrome\' '; yahooBuzzArticleSummary =' Article: The two most distinctive features of Hillary Clinton\'s presidential campaign – and Bill Clinton\'s attempts at a supporting role – are a seemingly bottomless pit of self-pity (excavated in part by the right-wing attack machine years ago) and the copycat use of many right-wing tactics to demonize their opponents and critics. '

    Bill and Hillary's 'Stockholm Syndrome'

  • TO STOCKHOLM his banner and cry, and after Stockholm a blur, a long golden twilight ....

    Gravity's Rainbow

  • STOCKHOLM (AFP) China has started exploring how to reap economic and strategic benefits from the ice melting at the Arctic with global warming, a Stockholm research institute said Monday.

    WN.com - Articles related to Nuclear energy is not an option for combating Climate Change

  • STOCKHOLM: A 60-year-old Swedish woman lived in a Stockholm suburb with her mother, her sister, her son ... and 191 cats, daily Aftonbladet reported Tuesday.

    The Times of India

  • October 20th, 2009 STOCKHOLM - Two tennis players entered for the Stockholm Open have been fined for tying to buy sexual favours at a hotel in Stockholm, police and news reports said Monday.

    Gaea Times (by Simple Thoughts) Breaking News and incisive views 24/7

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