City of Bridges

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Noun1.City of Bridges - a city in northwestern Belgium that is connected by canal to the North SeaCity of Bridges - a city in northwestern Belgium that is connected by canal to the North Sea; in the 13th century it was a leading member of the Hanseatic League; the old city (known as the City of Bridges) is a popular tourist attraction
Hanseatic League - a commercial and defensive confederation of free cities in northern Germany and surrounding areas; formed in 1241 and most influential in the 14th century when it included over 100 towns and functioned as an independent political power; the last official assembly was held in 1669
Belgique, Belgium, Kingdom of Belgium - a monarchy in northwestern Europe; headquarters for the European Union and for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
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Now, it is a mecca for many tourists who enjoy touring the ornamented palace as well as the sites in the ancient city, also known as the city of bridges.
Supply of refined liquid for grouping commands consists of Angers Loire Metropole, the city of Angers, the municipal social welfare center of Angers, SDIS Maine-et-Loire petroleum products, the General Council of Maine -and-Loire, the prefecture and the city of bridges Ce.
He added that the project would entail a lot of dislocation of the people and would make the city of Lahore as city of bridges adding excessive construction work on the ground would overshadow the architectural beauty of the metropolis for which it was known all over the world.