Jylland


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Jylland

(ˈjylan)
n
(Placename) the Danish name for Jutland

Jut•land

(ˈdʒʌt lənd)

n.
a peninsula comprising the continental portion of Denmark. 11,441 sq. mi. (29,630 sq. km).
Danish, Jylland.
Jut′land•er, n.
Jut′land•ish, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Jylland - peninsula in northern Europe that forms the continental part of Denmark and a northern part of Germany
Danmark, Denmark, Kingdom of Denmark - a constitutional monarchy in northern Europe; consists of the mainland of Jutland and many islands between the North Sea and the Baltic Sea
Skagens Odde, Skaw - a cape on the northernmost tip of Jutland between the Skagerrak and the Kattegatt
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Better a thousand times my conclusions should be discredited than that my dead name should lie across the threshold of the temple of Science--a bar to further inquiry.
Though he was to travel through a trackless wilderness, yet the greater part of his route would lie across open plains, destitute of forests, and where wheel carriages can pass in every direction.
It was some time before it got over its vexation; it went boiling and muttering along, fighting with the rotten logs that lie across it, and making far more fuss than was necessary over every root that interfered with it.
B writes that his pastor friend was only initially disappointed to have been "stuck out in a little parish on the heath in Jylland.
CLASS A SHTANDART DAR MLODZIEZY MORGENSTER FRYDERYK CHOPIN CHRISTIAN RADICH LORD NELSON OOSTERSCHELDE THALASSA CLASS B SWAN SKONNERTEN JYLLAND VEGA GAMLEBY MAYBE BRABANDER JOHANN SMIDT KAPITAN BORCHARDT CLASS CHALLENGER 3 BLACK DIAMOND OF DURHAM OCEAN VENTURE CLASS D URANIA POLITECHNIKA CLASS A: All square - rigged vessels (barque, barquentine, brig, brigantine or ship rigged) and all other vessel more than 40 metres Length Overall (LOA), regardless of rig.
Join us for an entertaining, informative trip through the country, from Sjaelland to Jylland, sampling the full range of Danish national specialties.
Taken together, these measures led to enormous travel time reductions for journeys between the capital region of Copenhagen in the east and the western regions of Fyn and Jylland.
We had a lovely time exploring the cobbled streets of Ebeltoft, with its timbered building, the Jylland frigate and glass museum but some of the towns we visited, like Aarhus and Grenaa were modern and rather uninspiring.
International conference on Artifical Reality and Telexistence (17th: Jylland, Denmark) Ed.