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- proper noun historical A city, located in what was historically
East Prussiaand is now the Kaliningrad Oblast of Russia; the city is now called Polessk.
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Königsberg to Labiau, and from thence, by means of the Niemen and the
This marshal continued it from Königsberg, by Labiau and Tente.
The inconceivable slowness of Wittgenstein's march saved that marshal; the Russian general, however, overtook him at Labiau and Tente; and there, but for the efforts of Bachelu and his brigade, the valour of the Polish Colonel