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(Dutch ˈvɛlsə)
(Placename) a port in the W Netherlands, in North Holland at the mouth of the canal connecting Amsterdam with the North Sea: fishing and heavy industrial centre. Pop: 68 000 (2003 est)
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(ˈvɛl sən)

a seaport in W Netherlands. 57,147.
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Kuysen's Marleen Go-Uyecio tries out the iconic Zanotta bean bag with Zanotta executive Marco Van Velsen.
Shah is to work along with Michael Parker and Koen van Velsen.
The OceanWind Cable Storage Solutions venture has a cable facility in Velsen, the Netherlands, and provides services to cable manufacturers, contractors and operators, the Norwegian company said.These services include short- and long-term storage allowing fast access to the North Sea, hub for ship-to-ship cable transfers, vessel mobilisation and demobilisation, transport to and from any worldwide port, turn tables and static tanks readily available in various sizes and cable transfer equipment and experienced cable handling crews.
Besides the coldstore in Vlissingen, operations in Velsen, Harlingen, and Middenmeer are also involved.
Defence witness Dr Cleo Van Velsen said she believed O'Dwyer had been suffering from a mental disorder.
David has also written chart-toppers for Dutch star Van Velsen.
The accused, Sylvia Boyes, 65, from Keighley, West Yorkshire' Katherine Halcombe, 45, from Evesham, Worcestershire' Rosalind Bullen, 36, of Edinburgh' and Steven Van Velsen, 25, a Belgian national of the Faslane Peace Camp, Helensburgh, all denied the charge.
Includes work by Koen van Velsen, Sjoerd Soeters, Wiel Arets and Atelier Pro, among others.
Voith Paper received an order to optimize Paper Machine Number 2 at Crown Van Gelder, Velsen, the Netherlands.
The first prototype is running at Velsen Flexoplast B.V.