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A cotton or linen fabric, usually sized or glazed, that is used especially for window shades, bookbinding, and upholstery.
[Middle English holand, after Holand (Holland), a former province of the Netherlands, from Middle Dutch.]
1. See Netherlands.
2. A region of the Netherlands on the North Sea. Much of Holland lies below sea level and consists of agriculturally fertile polders. In the 1500s and 1600s, Holland's growth as a shipping and commercial center made it the most influential and prosperous region of the Netherlands.
(Peoples) another name for a Dutchman
Hol•land•er(ˈhɒl ən dər)
a native or inhabitant of the Netherlands.
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|Noun||1.||Hollander - a native or inhabitant of Holland |
Holland, Kingdom of The Netherlands, Nederland, Netherlands, The Netherlands - a constitutional monarchy in western Europe on the North Sea; half the country lies below sea level
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe