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Dutch′ Colo′nial


adj.
of or designating the domestic architecture of Dutch settlers in New York and New Jersey, often characterized by gambrel roofs with curved eaves.
[1920–25]
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The law dates back to the 350-year old Dutch colonial rule in the South Asian country and was originally implemented to punish defamation and curb discontent against the Dutch royal family.
The book covers Manhattan neighborhoods and a few in the Bronx and Brooklyn, relating the transformation of the sleepy Dutch colonial outpost into a bustling port and hard-driving center of immigration, culture, and business.
"Around half of our collection is tied up with the Dutch colonial past and of this collection it is hard to say which objects have actually been stolen," he said.
The Aroma of 'kretek' (cloves) welcomed us as we entered the main entrance of this stately Dutch colonial style House of Sampoerna in Old Surabaya.
The study also reveals Dutch colonial attitudes toward indigenous beliefs and practices of the region.
Research of the town that was developed around Fort Zeelandia (now Anping Fort) was revealed Tuesday, showing that Taiwanese society during the Dutch colonial period was quite diverse and multilingual.
Originally constructed as a Dutch Colonial, the exterior facade has been completely redone to a Tudor-style finish with Pella windows, new insulation and a front porch.
There's also plenty for history buffs - from Dutch Colonial and Gilded Age to Hyde Park, the birthplace of America's only four-term president, Franklin D Roosevelt.
Booth argues that despite some remarkable economic progress in Indonesia since 1950, several economic development issues dating back to the Dutch colonial period remain unresolved; namely, the unholy alliance between the government and private sectors, the efficacy of 'populist' government policies to reduce poverty and inequality, and the limited ability of the government to finance development.
With relations dates back prior to the independence of Pakistan, when Indonesia was passing through the similar struggle against the Dutch Colonial rule, leaders of All India Muslim League sent the support to the country supporting its path to freedom.
Ahmed Sukarno declared his nation's freedom from the Dutch, Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah, the then president of the All India Muslim League, called upon the Muslim troops of the British Colonial Army, stationed in the Far East to join hands with their Indonesian brethren against the Dutch colonial aggression', the speaker added.
(TAP) - A huge fire destroyed most of a Dutch colonial heritage site dating back to the 17th century, including a maritime museum, in the north of the capital Jakarta on Tuesday.