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seaport on N Fyn island, Denmark: pop. 183,000
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A city of southern Denmark on Fyn Island near the Odense Fjord, an arm of the Kattegat. Founded in the tenth century, Odense is the birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen. Population: 158,000.