Krefeld

geographical name
Kre·​feld | \ ˈkrā-ˌfelt How to pronounce Krefeld (audio) \
variants: or formerly Krefeld-Uerdingen \ ˈkrā-​ˌfelt-​ˈu̇r-​diŋ-​ən How to pronounce Krefeld (audio) , -​ˈᵫr-​ \

Definition of Krefeld

city in western Germany on the Rhine River west-southwest of Essen population 229,000

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“Krefeld.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Krefeld. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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