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Colmar (French kɔlmar) 



  1. a city in NE France: annexed to Germany 1871–1919 and 1940–45; textile industry. Pop: 65 136 (1999) German name: Kolmar

Example Sentences Including 'Colmar'

Dr Brash has more than doubled his support as preferred Prime Minister, from 2 per cent to 5 per cent in the One News Colmar Brunton poll.
New Zealand Herald (2003)
His father said that Herve had become a practising Muslim during his military service in Colmar , eastern France, in the early 1990s.
Times, Sunday Times (2001)
Jalabert's victory over 101 miles from Strasbourg to Colmar was his second stage win of the Tour.
Sun, News of the World (2001)
Labour has been taking a hammering in the polls; the latest One News/ Colmar Brunton poll put it 10 percentage points behind National.
New Zealand Herald (2004)
Nouvelle cuisine in the old part of Colmar ; wide range of Alsace and other French wines.
Millon, Kim & Millon, Marc The Wine Roads of France


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