Reichenbach (rĪˈkhənbäkh) [key] or Reichenbach im Vogtland ĭm fôktˈlänt, city (1994 pop. 23,734), Saxony, E central Germany, at the foot of the Erzgebirge; chartered in the late 13th cent. Manufactures of this industrial city include textiles, machinery, and sugar.
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