Netherlands

geographical name
Neth·er·lands | \ˈne-t͟hər-ləndz \

Definition of Netherlands 

1 low countries a historical usage

2 or the Netherlands or Holland \ˈhä-lənd \ or Dutch Nederland \ˈnā-dər-ˌlänt \ country in northwestern Europe on the North Sea; a kingdom, official capital Amsterdam, seat of government The Hague area 16,033 square miles (41,525 square kilometers), population 16,829,289

Note: Nearly a quarter of the Netherlands lies below sea level.

Other Words from Netherlands

Netherland \ˈne-t͟hər-lənd \ adjective
Netherlander \-ˌlan-dər, -lən- \ noun
Netherlandic \-ˌlan-dik \ adjective
Netherlandish \-ˌlan-dish, -lən- \ adjective

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