Alingsås

Alingsås ä˝lĭngsōs´ [key], city (1990 est. pop. 21,300), Älvsborg co., SW Sweden, on Lake Mjörn chartered 1619. It is an industrial center. Manufactures include textiles, leather goods, processed food, candy, beer, and metal goods.

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