from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of northeast France near the German border east of Nancy. Strategically important since ancient times, it became a free imperial city in 1262, was occupied by France in 1681, and passed to Germany in 1871. The city was recovered by France in 1919. Population: 273,000.
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- proper n. A city in the région of Alsace, France; previously part of Germany.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. city on the Rhine in eastern France near the German border; an inland port
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EUOBSERVER / STRASBOURG - European, US and Canadian leaders were set to meet on Friday for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation's 60th anniversary summit in Strasbourg.
STRASBOURG, France - President Obama, on the eve of the 60th-anniversary NATO summit, told a cheering crowd of young people in Strasbourg on Friday that "America is changing, but it cannot be America alone that changes."
STRASBOURG, France (Reuters) - Hundreds of protesters clashed with riot police in the French city of Strasbourg on Thursday on the eve of a NATO summit, with one cornered soldier drawing his gun to escape attack.
Apr 4th, 2009 | STRASBOURG, France -- Police are clashing with demonstrators in Strasbourg where the NATO summit is under way.
STRASBOURG, France - Riot police used tear gas and rubber bullets to beat back a crowd of several hundred anti-NATO protesters in Strasbourg on Thursday as the city in eastern France, host of the alliance's 60th anniversary summit, readied for the arrival of world leaders.
STRASBOURG, France - Police used tear gas to beat back a crowd of several hundred people in Strasbourg on Thursday as the city in eastern France, host of NATO's 60th anniversary summit, readied for the arrival of world leaders.
Perhaps the day before and the first day of the week of a plenary sitting in Strasbourg is not a fair test.
Elif Shafak was born in Strasbourg, France, in 1971.
The two commissioners intend to outline their plan in Strasbourg, where the European Parliament is meeting this week, according to a copy of the proposal obtained by the International Herald Tribune.
This from the same BBC that passed on freely available, electric, topical and truly engaging footage of Danny Hannan, with Gordy and the rest of Europe watching in Strasbourg only a few days earlier.