Hamburg

geographical name
Ham·​burg | \ ˈham-ˌbərg How to pronounce Hamburg (audio) ; ˈhäm-ˌbu̇rg, -ˌbu̇rk \

Definition of Hamburg

city and port on the Elbe River in northern Germany 68 miles (109 kilometers) from its mouth; a state of the Federal Republic of Germany 1948–90 and of reunified Germany since then area 288 square miles (749 square kilometers), population 1,706,696

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Hamburger \ ˈham-​ˌbər-​gər How to pronounce Hamburger (audio) , -​ˌbu̇r-​ \ noun

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“Hamburg.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hamburg. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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