Drenthe


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Drenthe

(Dutch ˈdrɛntə)
n
(Placename) a province of the NE Netherlands: a low plateau, with many raised bogs, partially reclaimed; agricultural, with oil deposits. Capital: Assen. Pop: 481 000 (2003 est). Area: 2647 sq km (1032 sq miles)

Dren•the

(ˈdrɛn tə)

n.
a province in E Netherlands. 436,586; 1011 sq. mi. (2620 sq. km).
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