Groningen


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Gro·ning·en

 (grō′nĭng-ən, KHrō′-)
A city of northeast Netherlands north-northeast of Apeldoorn. It remained loyal to Spain during the Netherlands revolt but was captured by the Dutch in 1594. The city is an important trade and transportation center.

Groningen

(ˈɡrəʊnɪŋən; Dutch ˈxroːnɪŋə)
n
1. (Placename) a province in the NE Netherlands: mainly agricultural. Capital: Groningen. Pop: 573 000 (2003 est). Area: 2336 sq km (902 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a city in the NE Netherlands, capital of Groningen province. Pop: 177 000 (2003 est)

Gro•ning•en

(ˈgroʊ nɪŋ ən)

n.
1. a province in the NE Netherlands. 556,757.
2. the capital of this province. 167,929.
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