Braun·schweig (brounshvīk′) also Bruns·wick (brŭnzwĭk)
1. A region and former duchy of north-central Germany. Established in the 13th century, the duchy became independent in 1918 before joining the Weimar Republic.
2. A city of north-central Germany east-southeast of Hanover. Reputedly founded in 861, it is an industrial and commercial center.
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