Vlissingen


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Vlis·sing·en

 (vlĭs′ĭng-ən) also Flush·ing (flŭsh′ĭng)
A city of southwest Netherlands on an island in the Scheldt estuary and the North Sea. Chartered in 1315, it was one of the first Dutch towns to rebel against Spain (1572).
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Vlissingen

(ˈvlɪsɪŋə)
n
(Placename) the Dutch name for Flushing
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Flush•ing

(ˈflʌʃ ɪŋ)

n.
a seaport on Walcheren Island, in the SW Netherlands. 46,055.
Dutch, Vlissingen.
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Van Vlissingen and Company in Lincolnshire and the Solid Waste Agency of Lake County are hosting a one day only special electronics recycling collection event for broken and unwanted electronics, from 8 a.m.
Stockpiles at three European ports - Rotterdam, Amsterdam and Vlissingen - are near the highest since 2013.
The chess prodigy from Davao City missed the GM norm by just 0.5 points when he placed 12th out of 242 participants in the 22nd Hogeschool Zeeland Tournament in Vlissingen, Netherlands in August last year.
The Philippine Sports Commission-backed Frayna, whose campaign is also supported by The Philippine STAR president and chief executive officer Miguel Belmonte, earlier struggled to place 45th in the Hogeschool Zeeland in Vlissingen, the Netherlands last week.
The privately owned company was founded in 1975 by John Fentener van Vlissingen and consists of BDC Travel (global corporate travel management), Travix (online travel: CheapTickets, Vliegwinkel, BudgetAir, Flugladen and Vayama), Park 'N Fly (off-airport parking), Airtrade Holland (consolidation and fulfillment) and joint venture Parkmobile International (mobile parking applications).
The drawing, which belongs to the collection of the Van Vlissingen Art Foundation, was once part of Vincent and Theo van Gogh's own collection and had disappeared from circulation in 1917.
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with an estimated market value of 10 million euros (11.2 million dollars) in the port cities of Vlissingen and Rotterdam, the Rotterdam public prosecutor reported Sunday according to dpa.
For instance, there's a place in Vlissingen that's known for its continual chilly conditions--it's called Kloosterboer, one of the largest facilities for chilling and freezing in the country.