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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)
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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