The capital and largest city of Sweden, in the eastern part of the country on the Baltic Sea. Founded in the mid-1200s, it grew as a trade center allied with the Hanseatic League. Stockholm became the official capital of Sweden in 1634.
(place) Seaport & capital of Sweden, on the Baltic Sea.
Stockholm Sentence Examples
In 1891 he was appointed lecturer in physics at Stockholm and four years later became full professor.
He studied at Upsala from 1876 to 1881 and at Stockholm from 1881 to 1884, then returning to Upsala as privat-docent in physical chemistry.
The position on which he entered at Stockholm was unsuited for a man who wished to be his own master.