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Ghent

 (gĕnt) also Gent (gĕnt, KHĕnt)
A city of western Belgium west-northwest of Brussels. Founded in the seventh century, it was a medieval wool-producing center and remained virtually independent until its capture by the Habsburgs in 1584.

Ghent

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n
(Placename) an industrial city and port in NW Belgium, capital of East Flanders province, at the confluence of the Rivers Lys and Scheldt: formerly famous for its cloth industry; university (1816). Pop: 229 344 (2004 est). Flemish name: Gent French name: Gand

Ghent

(gɛnt)

n.
a port in NW Belgium, at the confluence of the Scheldt and Lys rivers: treaty 1814. 232,620. French, Gand. Flemish, Gent.
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Noun1.Ghent - port city in northwestern Belgium and industrial centerGhent - port city in northwestern Belgium and industrial center; famous for cloth industry
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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