Pronunciation: (dys'boork), [key]
a city in W Germany, at the junction of the Rhine and Ruhr rivers: the largest river port in Europe; formed 1929 from the cities of Duisburg and Hamborn. 525,200. Formerly, Duis•burg-Ham•born Pronunciation: (dys'boork"häm'bôrn). [key]
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