or German Gleiwitz geographical name city SW Poland in Silesia W of Katowice population 222,084

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  • gliwice — glēˈvētsə adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: from Gliwice, city in Poland : of or from the city of Gliwice, Poland : of the kind or style prevalent in Gliwice …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Gliwice — Admin ASC 2 Code Orig. name Gliwice Country and Admin Code PL.83.2466 PL …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

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