Rhein


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Rhein

(rain)
n
(Placename) the German name for the Rhine

Rhine

(raɪn)

n.
a river flowing from SE Switzerland through Germany and the Netherlands into the North Sea. 820 mi. (1320 km) long. German, Rhein. French, Rhin (r a n).Dutch, Rijn.
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Noun1.Rhein - a major European river carrying more traffic than any other river in the worldRhein - a major European river carrying more traffic than any other river in the world; flows into the North Sea
Deutschland, FRG, Germany, Federal Republic of Germany - a republic in central Europe; split into East Germany and West Germany after World War II and reunited in 1990
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
Schweiz, Suisse, Svizzera, Swiss Confederation, Switzerland - a landlocked federal republic in central Europe
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During this year's Tyre Technology Expo, Rhein Chemie was announced the winner of the 'Supplier of the Year to the Tyre Industry' award.
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Cestyll a rhamant, rhyfel a heddwch - mae taith ar hyd Afon Rhein yn daith trwy dalp o hanes Ewrop.