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(ˈraɪsvaɪk; Dutch ˈrɛjswɛjk)
(Placename) a town in the SW Netherlands, in South Holland province on the SE outskirts of The Hague: scene of the signing (1697) of the Treaty of Rijswijk ending the War of the Grand Alliance. Pop: 48 000 (2003 est). English name: Ryswick


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a town in SW Netherlands, near The Hague. 48,657.
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RIJSWIJK, THE NETHERLANDS -- A Dutch architect has designed homes located on the water that produce zero emissions and are hurricane-proof.
The findings conflict with those of some prior smaller studies and contradict a widely held belief in the benefit of immobilization, which is usually carried out while the patient is in a supine position with the knees raised, Joukje van Rijswijk, MD, reported at the annual meeting of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology.
The acquisition in Rijswijk in the Den Haag region relates to a property that was built in 1974 and has 17,140 square metres of leasable space.
BRUSSELS, March 3 (KUNA) -- Visas for three Muslim scholars invited to speak at a charity fund-raising event in the Dutch town of Rijswijk in western Netherlands were cancelled because of "public order concerns," the Dutch cabinet told parliament on Tuesday, according to Dutch media reports.
It's as much to do with the icy breaths of half-Welsh, half-Dutch singer Angharad Van Rijswijk, as much as the sparse, intricate playing of Owain Gwilym.
Angharad van Rijswijk and Owain Gwilym have often seemed a little more comfortable with the delicate and bewitching side of their repertoire.
The Donegal man was struck while crossing the train line at Rijswijk.
In October and November, Ro's Salesman continues touring the Netherlands, with stops in Uden, Rijswijk, Maastricht, A.
Van Densen holds a bachelor's degree in applied physics from Technische Hogeschool Rijswijk and an MBA from TiasNimbas Business School.
located in Rijswijk, the Netherlands, is the company's headquarters for activities in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia.
The new standard bullets are "the only means for a proper quality control of an automated [bullet-comparison] system" and should be delivered with those systems, comments Bert van Leuven of the Netherlands Forensic Institute in Rijswijk, who extended the invitation to the NIST researchers.
Last month we revealed the horror behind the Biomedical Primate Research Centre in Rijswijk in the Netherlands, where 112 helpless chimps were suffering revolting experiments.