Wrocław

geographical name
Wro·​cław | \ ˈvrȯt-ˌswäf How to pronounce Wrocław (audio) , -ˌsläv \
variants: or German Breslau \ ˈbres-​ˌlau̇ How to pronounce Wrocław (audio) , ˈbrez-​ \

Definition of Wrocław

city in southwestern Poland population 630,000

Note: Wrocław is the chief city of Silesia.

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“Wrocław.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Wroc%C5%82aw. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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