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

  • Luxemburg, Rosa 1870-1919. German socialist leader who cofounded (1918) the Spartacus Party, which became the German Communist Party. She was arrested after the Sparticist uprising in 1919 and subsequently murdered. Luxemburg's theoretical works include Accumulation of Capital (1913).

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  • proper n. Alternative spelling of Luxembourg, the country.
  • proper n. Alternative spelling of Luxembourg, a province of Belgium.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a grand duchy (a constitutional monarchy) landlocked in northwestern Europe between France and Belgium and Germany; an international financial center
  • n. the capital and largest city of Luxembourg


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