Berchtesgaden



a town in the SE extremity of Bavaria, in SE Germany: site of the fortified mountain chalet of Adolf Hitler.
Contemporary Examples

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Historical Examples

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Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 6 Various
The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte William Milligan Sloane
A Young Girl’s Diary An Anonymous Young Girl
Henrik Ibsen Edmund Gosse
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noun
a town in Germany, in SE Bavaria: site of the fortified mountain retreat of Adolf Hitler. Pop: 7667 (2003 est)

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