Šumperk

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Šumperk

 

a city in Czechoslovakia, in the Czech Socialist Republic; situated in northern Moravia, in the foothills of the Jeseníky. Population, 26,200 (1974). Šumperk is an old center of the silk and linen industry. Alloyed steel bands are also produced in the city.

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