Limburg

geographical name
Lim·​burg | \ ˈlim-ˌbərg How to pronounce Limburg (audio) \

Definition of Limburg

1 region of western Europe east of the Meuse River including parts of present Limburg province, Netherlands, and Limburg province, Belgium
2 province of northeastern Belgium in Flanders; capital Hasselt area 935 square miles (2422 square kilometers), population 854,500
3 province of the southeastern part of the Netherlands bordering on Belgium and Germany; capital Maastricht area 853 square miles (2209 square kilometers), population 1,121,891

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“Limburg.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Limburg. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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