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Brus·sels

 (brŭs′əlz)
The capital city of Belgium, in the central part of the country. Once the chief town of Brabant, it was made (1530) the capital of the Netherlands under the Habsburgs. Officially bilingual (Flemish and French), it became capital of Belgium in 1830.

Brussels

(ˈbrʌsəlz)
n
(Placename) the capital of Belgium, in the central part: became capital of Belgium in 1830; seat of the European Commission. Pop: 999 899 (2004 est). Flemish name: Brussel French name: Bruxelles

Brus•sels

(ˈbrʌs əlz)

n.
the capital of Belgium, in the central part. 1,050,787 (with suburbs). Flemish, Brus•sel (ˈbrüs əl) ;French, Bruxelles.
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Noun1.Brussels - the capital and largest city of BelgiumBrussels - the capital and largest city of Belgium; seat of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Belgique, Belgium, Kingdom of Belgium - a monarchy in northwestern Europe; headquarters for the European Union and for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Translations
Brussel
بروكسل
Брюксел
Brussel·les
Brusel
Bruxelles
Bruselo
Brüssel
بروکسل
Bryssel
בריסל
Bruxelles
Brüsszel
Brussel
Brussel
ブリュッセル
브뤼셀
Bruxellae
Briuselis
Brisele
ബ്രസല്‍സ്
Brussel
Bruksela
Bruxelles
Brusel
Bruselj
BriselБрисел
Bryssel
Brussels
บรัสเซลส์
Brüksel
Брюссель
Bruxelles

Brussels

[ˈbrʌslz]
A. NBruselas f
B. CPD Brussels sprout Ncol f de Bruselas

Brussels

[ˈbrʌsəlz] nBruxelles
in Brussels → à Bruxelles
to Brussels → à BruxellesBrussels sprout [ˌbrʌsəlzˈspraʊt] nchou m de Bruxelles

Brussels

nBrüssel nt

Brussels

:
Brussels lace
nBrüsseler Spitze(n) f(pl)
Brussels sprouts
plRosenkohl m

Brussels

[ˈbrʌslz] nBruxelles f
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