Meuse River

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Noun1.Meuse River - a European riverMeuse River - a European river; flows into the North Sea
Belgique, Belgium, Kingdom of Belgium - a monarchy in northwestern Europe; headquarters for the European Union and for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
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
2.Meuse River - an American operation in World War I (1918)Meuse River - an American operation in World War I (1918); American troops under Pershing drove back the German armies which were saved only by the armistice on November 11
battle of St Mihiel, Saint-Mihiel, St Mihiel - a battle in the Meuse-Argonne operation in World War I (1918); the battle in which American troops launched their first offensive in France
First World War, Great War, War to End War, World War 1, World War I - a war between the allies (Russia, France, British Empire, Italy, United States, Japan, Rumania, Serbia, Belgium, Greece, Portugal, Montenegro) and the Central Powers (Germany, Austria-Hungary, Turkey, Bulgaria) from 1914 to 1918
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
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Browse around charming antique shops, art galleries and 17th century buildings set side-by-side on the bank of the Nieuwe Maas river.
Several artists painted cityscapes from Zwijndrecht, across the broad water of the Oude Maas river. To view the location where artists set up their easels, I board a boat operated by the Barone family, who moved to Dordrecht from Venice.
For two years, the world's only seaworthy life-size replica of Noah's Ark has been wowing passengers traveling along Holland's Maas River. Built according to the specifications detailed in the Hebrew Bible, the 390-foot-long vessel towers to a height of 75 feet.
As concert-goers were sent away from the Maassilo, a former grain silo complex on the Maas River that has been converted into an event hall, the venue was cordoned off.
We landed north of Maas River. We were to take and hold Nijimegen Bridge.
Rotterdam, divided by the Nieuwe Maas River that flows east to west, is a maritime marvel, the busiest port in Europe.
Take in the architecture, visit an exhibition or two, wander down by the Maas river, as well as taking the time to sample the local beers and special liqueurs on offer.
Aware that they were pioneering a new type of city, the good burghers of Rotterdam filled it with museums, theatres and concert halls, with the two halves of the city linked over the Nieuwe Maas river by the impressive 808m-long Erasmusbrug (Erasmus bridge).