Leiden

geographical name Lei·den \ˈlī-dən, Dutch usually ˈlā-də, -yə\
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Leyden

\ˈlī-dən, Dutch usually ˈlā-də, -yə\play

Definition of Leiden

  1. city on a branch of the lower Rhine River in South Holland, in the western part of the Netherlands population 119,800


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