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Luik

(lœik)
n
(Placename) the Flemish name for Liège

liege

(lidʒ, liʒ)

n.
1. a feudal lord entitled to allegiance and service.
2. a feudal vassal or subject.
adj.
3. entitled to or owing feudal allegiance and service.
4. pertaining to the relation between a feudal vassal and lord.
5. loyal; faithful.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Old French li(e)ge « Germanic *lēt- vassal + Latin -icus -ic]

Li•ège

(liˈeɪʒ, -ˈɛʒ)

n.
1. a province in E Belgium. 1,019,226; 1521 sq. mi. (3940 sq. km). Cap.: Liège.
2. the capital of this province, on the Meuse River. 200,312.
Flemish, Luik.
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Noun1.Luik - city in eastern Belgium; largest French-speaking city in Belgium
Belgique, Belgium, Kingdom of Belgium - a monarchy in northwestern Europe; headquarters for the European Union and for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
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WASHINGTON, March 8 (KUNA) -- US Defense Secretary James Mattis met his Estonian counterpart, Defense Minister Juri Luik at the Pentagon, where Mattis emphasized the close US-Estonia security partnership and highlighted Estonia's support for NATO's enhanced Forward Presence in Lithuania, US Defense Department said late Wednesday.
Separately, Aoun also met with Estonian Defense Minister Juri Luik heading a delegation accompanied by Estonian Ambassador to Lebanon Marin Mottus, discussing mutual military cooperation between the two armies.
These are the questions that ministers were forced to consider, probably for the first time," Estonian Defence Minister Juri Luik told Reuters.
Estonia and NATO are keeping a close eye on preparations for the Zapad joint military exercise of Russia and Belarus and await from both countries greater transparency and observance of international obligations in letter, as well as spirit, Estonia's Defense Minister Juri Luik said on Friday, August 25.
Estonia, home to&nbsp;1.3 million people, has seen a jump in (http://www.economist.com/news/europe/21710862-militia-moms-are-practising-their-marksmanship-just-case-estonia-counts-nato-worries) military enrollment and has spent recent months courting world leaders in Europe and Washington to ensure its protection.&nbsp;"It's living proof that history never ends," said&nbsp;Juri Luik, a former Estonian foreign and defense minister.
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(17.) Luik A, Radzewitz A, Kieser M, Walter M, Bramlage P, Hormann P, Schmidt K, Horn N, Brinkmeier-Theofanopoulou M, Kunzmann K, Riexinger T, Schymik G, Merkel M, Schmitt C .
NOTTS COUNTY: Walsh; Buet, Potter, Bassett, Luik; Whelan, Moore, Crichton, James; Williams (Ejupi 71), Clarke.
The Younger Children Verbal Reasoning Test (YCVR test) (Sare, Luik, & Fisher 2016) was used to determine the existence of verbal reasoning in the children's responses.