Drammen (dräˈmən) [key], city (1995 pop. 52,755), capital of Buskerud co., SE Norway, at the head of the Dramsfjord and at the mouth of the Dramselva River. It is a commercial and fishing port and a trade and industrial center. Manufactures include forest products, plastics, textiles, leather goods, and beer.

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