Gelderland


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Gel·der·land

 (gĕl′dər-lănd′, KHĕl′dər-länt′)
A province and former duchy of east-central Netherlands. The duchy was formed in 1339 and passed to the Habsburgs in 1543. It became part of the Netherlands in 1579, although a portion was ceded to Prussia in the 1700s.

Gelderland

(ˈɡɛldəˌlænd; Dutch ˈxɛldərlɑnt) or

Guelderland

n
(Placename) a province of the E Netherlands: formerly a duchy, belonging successively to several different European powers. Capital: Arnhem. Pop: 1 960 000 (2003 est). Area: 5014 sq km (1955 sq miles). Also called: Guelders

Gel•der•land

(ˈgɛl dərˌlænd)

n.
a province in E Netherlands. 1,783,610; 1965 sq. mi. (5090 sq. km). Cap.: Arnhem. Also called Guelders.
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I was able to invent names for my parents, whom I pretended to be obscure people in the province of Gelderland.
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His body was never properly identified, and the soldier from the Parachute Regiment was laid to rest with a nameless headstone at a war cemetery for the missing in Gelderland, Holland.
A motorist was killed in the eastern province of Gelderland when a tree fell on his car, and there were reports of people being injured in several cities.
The South Gelderland Crisis Centre said on its official Twitter account that its latest count was of four "serious" injuries and six hospitalisations.
One hundred select guests, Medline employees and representatives of the Development Agency East Netherlands and the Province of Gelderland joined the formal opening event.
28 January 2013 - Dutch Innovatie- en Investeringsfonds Gelderland (IIG) and BioGeneration Ventures BV, as well as French Omnes Capital, have provided EUR2.
28 January 2013 a[euro]" Dutch Innovatie- en Investeringsfonds Gelderland (IIG) and BioGeneration Ventures BV, as well as French Omnes Capital, have provided EUR2.
The first concerns the construction sector in Gelderland, where 435 people have lost their jobs in 54 SMEs.
In an interview with Dutch radio station Omroep Gelderland, the NEC technical director Carlos Aalbers said he was disappointed at the prospect of losing Goossens to Swansea, but admitted it was best for the club that they received a transfer fee for the midfielder.
The European Commission has decided not to raise any objections to an aid project in the Dutch Province of Gelderland to explore new ways for protecting the environment and making public transport more efficient and more appealing to the public.
Information: Moniek Zuurbier, Public Health Services Gelderland Midden, PO Box 5364, EJ Arnhem 6802 The Netherlands, +31-26-3773780, e-mail: moniek.