Definition of Austrian capital
1. Noun. The capital and largest city of Austria; located on the Danube in northeastern Austria; was the home of Beethoven and Brahms and Haydn and Mozart and Schubert and Strauss.
Geographical relationships: Schnitzel, Wiener Schnitzel
Generic synonyms: National Capital
Group relationships: Austria, Oesterreich, Republic Of Austria
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Literary usage of Austrian capital
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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"He was president also of the medical society of the Austrian capital and an honorary member of many foreign societies. On his retirement at the age of ..."
2. Marchesi and Music: Passages from the Life of a Famous Singing-teacher by Mathilde Marchesi (1905)
"... CHAPTER XVII From Sunny Italy back to the Austrian capital.—Arthur Nikisch and Felix Mottl.—Pauline Lucca.—The True Art of Singing, or How to Form the ..."
3. A Dictionary of Biography: Comprising the Most Eminent Characters of All by Richard Alfred Davenport, Chiswick Press (1831)
"His early genius induced the elector to «end him to Vienna, to study under Haydn, and he settled in ih« Austrian capital. His composition*, which are ..."