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Witten

(vĭt`ən), city (1994 pop. 105,807), North Rhine–Westphalia, W Germany, on the Ruhr River. It is an industrial city whose manufactures include chemicals, iron and steel, glass, and machinery. Witten was first mentioned in the 13th cent. and was chartered in 1825.
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Witten

 

a city in the Federal Republic of Germany, in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, on the Ruhr River. Population, 98,400 (1967). Witten is one of the industrial centers of the Ruhr. Its industries include metallurgy (mainly steel founding and rolling), machine construction, electrical engineering, metalworking, and chemicals.

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([1] Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat Munster, Albert-Schweitzer-Strasse 33, D-48129 Muenster, Germany; [2] European Laboratory Association, Section Ibbenbueren, D-49477 Ibbenbueren, Germany; [3] Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat Munster, D-48149 Muenster, Germany; [4] Institute of hiitnunology, University of Witten/Herdecke, D-58453 Witten, Germany; * author for correspondence: fax 49251-83-4-7226, e-mail brandt@uni-muenster.de) Table 1.
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