Lippe

geographical name Lip·pe \ ˈli-pə \

Definition of Lippe

1 river about 150 miles (241 kilometers) long in western Germany flowing from the Teutoburg Forest west into the Rhine River
2 former principality and state of western Germany between the Teutoburg Forest and the Weser River; capital Detmold

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of very fine texture or delicate form

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