geographical name city & port N Germany on the Elbe 68 miles (109 kilometers) from its mouth; a state of the Federal Republic of Germany 1948-90 & of reunified Germany since then area 288 square miles (749 square kilometers), population 1,668,800 • Hamburger noun

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