Kingdom of The Netherlands


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Noun1.Kingdom of The Netherlands - a constitutional monarchy in western Europe on the North SeaKingdom of The Netherlands - a constitutional monarchy in western Europe on the North Sea; half the country lies below sea level
Common Market, EC, EEC, European Community, European Economic Community, European Union, EU, Europe - an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members; "he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union"
NATO, North Atlantic Treaty Organization - an international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security
Benelux - a customs union comprising Belgium and Netherlands and Luxembourg
Amsterdam, capital of The Netherlands, Dutch capital - an industrial center and the nominal capital of the Netherlands; center of the diamond-cutting industry; seat of an important stock exchange; known for its canals and art museum
Apeldoorn - a city of east central Netherlands; a popular tourist center and site of the summer residence of the Dutch royal family
Arnhem - a city in the central Netherlands on the lower Rhine River; site of a battle in 1944 during World War II
Den Haag, 's Gravenhage, The Hague - the site of the royal residence and the de facto capital in the western part of the Netherlands; seat of the International Court of Justice
Eindhoven - city in southeastern Netherlands noted for electrical industry
Nijmegen - an industrial city in the eastern Netherlands
Rotterdam - the 2nd largest city in the Netherlands; located in the western Netherlands near the North Sea
Leiden, Leyden - a city in the western Netherlands; residence of the Pilgrim Fathers for 11 years before they sailed for America in 1620
Utrecht - a city in the central Netherlands
Friesland - one of the northernmost provinces of the Netherlands
Frisian Islands - a chain of islands in the North Sea off the coast of northwestern Europe extending from the IJsselmeer to Jutland
Europe - the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
Hoek van Holland, Hook of Holland - a cape on the southwestern coast of the Netherlands near Rotterdam
IJssel, IJssel river - a river in the central Netherlands flowing north to the IJsselmeer
IJsselmeer - a shallow lake in northwestern Netherlands created in 1932 by building a dam across the entrance to the Zuider Zee
Meuse, Meuse River - a European river; flows into the North Sea
Rhein, Rhine River, Rhine - a major European river carrying more traffic than any other river in the world; flows into the North Sea
Dutchman, Hollander, Netherlander - a native or inhabitant of Holland
Translations
Königreich der Niederlande
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The Royal Navy of Oman's vessel Shabab Oman II is taking part in the Liberty Tall Ships Regatta Festival in the Port of Scheveningen in The Hague in the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
The Royal Navy of Oman's yacht was also awarded the Best Vessel award at the port of Iskifen at The Hague, Kingdom of the Netherlands Shabab Oman arrived at the Scheveningen port in the Netherlands earlier this week.
The Hague, Jun.20 (ONA) The Royal Navy of Oman's Vessel 'Shabab' Oman II arrived in the Port of Scheveningen in The Hague in the Kingdom of the Netherlands today to participate in the Liberty Tall Ships Regatta Festival, which will run from the 20th to the 23rd of this month.
RuA3/4ica Jukic, Vice-president of the High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council (HJPC) of BiH sent an open letter today to the embassies in the country - the United States, the United Kingdom, the Federal Republic of Germany, the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Kingdom of Spain, the OHR and the OSCE Mission to BiH.
The first-ever Sahafi Summit was co-organized by Digital Journalists of Pakistan and Media Matters for Democracy at the Centre for Excellence in Journalism (CEJ)-IBA in partnership with UNESCO Pakistan, the European Union, the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, the Embassy of Sweden in Pakistan, and the DW Akademie in Karachi.
For her part, Ambassador Karen Boven confirmed the support of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the IMC to achieve security and stability for Sudan and its people.
19 (BNA): The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Bahrain condemns the terrorist shooting in Utrecht, Kingdom of the Netherlands, which resulted in the death and injury of a number of people.
Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Bratislava has beaten more than 100 other Dutch embassies in the world and has become the greenest embassy the country has.
Vice-Prime Minister and Minister of Internal Affairs, Giorgi Gakharia, met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Georgia Johannes Douma,GeorgiaTodayreports.
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