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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 577 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ALEXISBAD, a spa of Germany, in the duchy of Anhalt, lying under the Harz mountains, loon ft. above the sea, on the railway from Gernrode to Harzgerode. Pop. 1000. It is celebrated for its medicinal waters, of which the Alexisbrunnen, a ferruginous spring, is used for drinking, while the Selkebrunnen supplies the baths, which are of use in feminine disorders. The place was founded in 1810 by Duke Alexius of Anhalt-Bernburg.
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