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Kort·rijk

 (kôrt′rĭk′) also Cour·trai (ko͝or-trā′, ko͞or-)
A city of western Belgium west of Brussels. It was the most important cloth-manufacturing town of medieval Flanders and is still a textile center.
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Kortrijk

(ˈkɔrtrɛik)
n
(Placename) the Flemish name for Courtrai
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Cour•trai

(Fr. kurˈtrɛ)

n.
a city in W Belgium, on the Lys River: important medieval city. 43,364. Flemish, Kortrijk.
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