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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southern Netherlands near the Belgian border southeast of Rotterdam. It has a major textile industry. Population: 201,000.

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  • proper n. A city in the Netherlands.

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  • I lived in Tilburg when I played for Willem II (his Dutch club from

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  • The lessee would occupy the space at Prologis Park Tilburg, which is located in the Industrial Park Vossenberg-West, northwest of Tilburg, and consists of three state-of-the-art distribution facilities totaling about 1.3 million square feet of warehouse space.

  • Bert-Jaap Koops is professor of regulation & technology at TILT, the Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society of Tilburg University, the Netherlands.

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  • Sandoval took off on the tree theme in a short speech, referring to Nevada author Walter Van Tilburg Clark's novel about Reno, The City of Trembling Leaves, and the book's importance in defining a sense of place and showing the reality of life in this community.

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  • That will take time, said Harald Benink, a professor of banking and finance at Tilburg University in the Netherlands, who is part of a committee that provides policy recommendations to European regulators.

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  • Once in Tilburg we came to the tournament hall with tennis bags just in case our chess game ended early.

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  • The study, led by Dr. Willem Kop of the Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology at the University of Tilburg, the Netherlands, included 5,785 people in the United States who were followed for 10 years.

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  • Location: Groepsaccomodatie De Kievit, just outside of Esbeek, a village near Tilburg.

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  • Ad Vingerhoets , a professor of clinical psychology who focuses on stress and emotion at Tilburg University in the Netherlands, says that to elicit tears, he shows research participants photographs of people in various states of crisis to try to elicit tears of empathy.

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  • Scientists at Tilburg University in the Netherlands decided to investigate the common fear of the "evil eye" and the magic used to fend it off.

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