West Flanders

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West Flanders

n
(Placename) a province of W Belgium: the country's chief agricultural province. Capital: Bruges. Pop: 1 135 802 (2004 est). Area: 3132 sq km (1209 sq miles)
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West′ Flan′ders


n.
a province in NW Belgium. 1,111,557; 1249 sq. mi. (3235 sq. km). Cap.: Bruges.
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Pte Davies, a butcher, was killed in action and buried in the Lijsenthoek cemetery at West Vlaanderen.

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