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 (ä′mərz-fœrt′, -fôrt′, ä′mərs-)
A city of central Netherlands northeast of Utrecht. The old section of the city dates back to the Middle Ages.
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(Dutch ˈaːmərsfoːrt)
(Placename) a town in the central Netherlands, in E Utrecht province. Pop: 131 000 (2003 est)
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(ˈɑ mərzˌfɔrt, -ˌfoʊrt, -mərs-)

a city in the central Netherlands. 93,516.
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