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Netherlands

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geographical name Neth·er·lands \ˈne-thər-ləndz\

Definition of Netherlands

  1. 1 low countries —a historical usage

  2. 2 or the Netherlands or Holland play \ˈhä-lənd\ or Dutch Nederland play \ˈnā-dər-ˌlänt\ country NW Europe on North Sea; a kingdom, official ∗ Amsterdam, seat of government The Hague area 16,033 square miles (41,525 square kilometers), pop 16,500,000

Netherland

play \ˈne-thər-lənd\ adjective

Netherlander

play \-ˌlan-dər, -lən-\ noun

Netherlandic

play \-ˌlan-dik\ adjective

Netherlandish

play \-ˌlan-dish, -lən-\ adjective




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