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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 214 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ADORF, a town of Germany, in the kingdom of Saxony, 3 M. from the Bohemian frontier, at an elevation of 1400 ft. above the sea, on the Flatten–Eger and Aue-Adorf lines of rail-way. Pop. 5000. It has lace, dyeing and tanning industries, and manufactures of toys and musical instruments; and there is a convalescent home for the poor of the city of Leipzig.
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