Teplice

(redirected from Teplitz)

Teplice

(tĕ`plĭtsĕ) or

Teplice-Šanov

(–shä`nôf), Ger. Teplitz-Schönau, city (1991 pop. 53,004), NW Czech Republic, in Bohemia, in the Erzgebirge [ore mountains] and near the German border. It is a road and rail hub and an industrial center in the heart of a lignite-mining area. In addition to coal, the city produces machinery, ceramics, glassware, and textiles. Teplice is also a famous resort and spa whose hot mineral springs were known prior to Roman times. A historic encounter between Beethoven and Goethe took place in the city in 1812. Industrialization dates from the late 19th cent., when large lignite deposits were discovered nearby. German forces held the city from 1938 to 1945, after which it was returned to Czechoslovakia and the German population was expelled. Teplice has a noted medieval castle.

Teplice

 

a city in Czechoslovakia, in the Czech Socialist Republic. Situated in North Bohemia. Population, 53,000 (1970). Teplice is a railroad junction. It has enterprises for the production of machinery, glass and ceramics, textiles, clothing, chemicals, and foodstuffs. Brown coal and complex ores are mined nearby. Teplice is a balneologica I health resort.

References in periodicals archive ?
Clean Energy Victory Bonds will be a huge boon to the growing clean energy and energy efficiency sectors," said Fran Teplitz, executive co-director of Green America.
8226; Joe Teplitz, former Managing Partner, Gartner
Many soldiers were taken prisoner especially at the beginning of the war and were interned in various POW camps, including Stalag VIII-B Lamsdorf, Stalag IV-C at Wistritz near Teplitz (now in the Czech Republic), and Stalag IV-B near Dresden.
The lack of information from ultraviolet light made studying galaxies in the HUDF like trying to understand the history of families without knowing about the grade-school children," said principal investigator Harry Teplitz of Caltech in Pasadena, California.
M/PRI, led by Director Alaina Teplitz, establishes and maintains a dialog between offices in the field and in Washington, and between offices within the Bureau of Management or in other Department units (where management issues intersect), or even in the interagency arena.
The event was hosted by Miss Universe 2012 Olivia Culpo and Nick Teplitz.
Pirastu M, Kan YW, Cao A, Conner BJ, Teplitz RL, Wallace RB.
Teplitz, Taking Assassination Attempts Seriously: Did the United States Violate International Law in, Forcefully Responding to the Iraq Plot To Kill George Bush?
Using the month and dates given by Beethoven (6 and 7 July), his knowledge of Beethoven's whereabouts during the summers of the early nineteenth century, and the testimony of a few of the composer's most intimate friends and contemporaries, Solomon concluded that the letters were written during the summer of 1812, when the composer was tending to his health in the Bohemian spa 'town of Teplitz.
Teplitz and Tony Alessandra, with Norma Eckroate (Happiness Unlimited, 2010) and "Switched-On Networking--Balance Your Brain for Networking Success," by Jerry V.
Teplitz confirmed that the Embassy had, since 2001, issued 797 interpreter visas (which amounts to less than 80 per year, even though it was authorized to issue up to 1500 visas per year).