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

  • A city of west-central Germany west-southwest of Münster. It was the seat of a historical duchy and passed subsequently to Brandenburg, Prussia, France, and Prussia again. Population: 49,100.

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Examples

  • THOMPSON: Swaters argues that he paid Karl Kleve more than $600,000 for the car, and that Kleve cashed the check.

    Race Car Driver Sues For Title Of Stolen Rare Ferrari

  • THOMPSON: In 1988, Kleve discovered his Ferrari had been stolen.

    Race Car Driver Sues For Title Of Stolen Rare Ferrari

  • Flood waters throughout Germany were on the decline Wednesday, with the exception of the Kleve district, which is on alert should a dike break across the Dutch border.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • "Driving it was not a big problem for me," said driver Katrin Berus of Kleve, Germany.

    Wired Top Stories

  • Swaters says he paid Kleve more than $600,000 for the car, and that Kleve cashed the check.

    NPR Topics: News

  • Kleve's daughter, Kristi Kleve Lawson, says the car was stored outdoors in a Cincinnati lot with a hundred other old cars.

    NPR Topics: News

  • Kleve didn't "discover that it was a stolen vehicle 30 years later."

    Autoblog

  • When Swaters learned that the Ferrari was reportedly stolen, he had a lawyer arrange a settlement with Kleve.

    Autoblog

  • According to Kleve's daughter, Kristi Kleve Lawson, Kleve bought the car in 1958 only to discover that it was a stolen vehicle 30 years later.

    Autoblog

  • For whatever reason, Interpol released the car to Swaters instead of Kleve.

    Autoblog

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