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

  • A city of western Netherlands near the North Sea west of Amsterdam. Chartered in 1245, it is an industrial city best known as a flower-growing center and distribution point for bulbs, especially tulips. Population: 147,000.

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  • proper n. The capital city of North Holland, Netherlands.


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