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Drenthe

(Dutch ˈdrɛntə)
n
(Placename) a province of the NE Netherlands: a low plateau, with many raised bogs, partially reclaimed; agricultural, with oil deposits. Capital: Assen. Pop: 481 000 (2003 est). Area: 2647 sq km (1032 sq miles)
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Dren•the

(ˈdrɛn tə)

n.
a province in E Netherlands. 436,586; 1011 sq. mi. (2620 sq. km).
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1897 - 1800-1900-year-old fossil of "girl of Yde" found in Drente, Netherlands.
And with six minutes remaining substitute Apostolos Vellios nodded in Tony Hibbert's cross and Royston Drente added the third deep into injury time, with both players registering their first goals for the club.
However, with six minutes remaining substitute Apostolos Vellios nodded in Tony Hibbert's cross and Royston Drente added the third deep into injury time, with both players registering their first goals for the club.