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Definition of the adjective netherlands

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adjective

  1. Of or pertaining to the Netherlands.

Place

The Netherlands is the main constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. It is a small, densely populated country, lying mainly in Western Europe, but also including three islands in the Caribbean. The European part of the Netherlands borders Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, sharing maritime borders with Belgium, the United Kingdom and Germany. The four largest and most important cities in the Netherlands are Amsterdam, The Hague, Rotterdam and Utrecht. Amsterdam is the country's capital, while The Hague holds the Dutch seat of government. The port of Rotterdam is the largest port in Europe – as large as the next three largest combined. The Dutch economy is the world's 16th largest by nominal GDP.

Miscellanea

  1. Netherlands a.k.a. The Netherlands national football team represents the Netherlands in international association football. It is controlled by the Royal Netherlands Football Association, the governing body for football in the Netherlands.
    • also known as Oranje, Nederlands Elftal, dutch soccer team, Netherlands Mens National Football Team, Netherlands Men's National Football Team, Netherlands Mens Football Team, Netherlands Football Team, Netherlands Men's Football Team, Netherlands National Soccer Team, Netherlands Mens National Soccer Team, Netherlands Men's National Soccer Team, Netherlands Soccer Team, Netherlands Mens Soccer Team, Netherlands Men's Soccer Team, Het Nederlands Elftal, The Dutch Eleven, Holland, Clockwork Orange, The Flying Dutchmen, The Dutch national team
    • official website: www.onsoranje.nl
  2. Netherlands is an human language.

Phrases with Netherlands

Phrases starting with the word Netherlands:

  1. netherlands guiana
  2. netherlands antilles

Phrases ending with the word Netherlands:

  1. capital of the netherlands
  2. Kingdom of The Netherlands

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Netherlands

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Google previewHow Europe is Changing (2011)

by Kader Abdolah

The Netherlands is a country where everyone sits in a coffee shop and smokes grass. The Netherlands is a country where the men have sex in the street. And homosexuals adopt children. The Netherlands is a country where prostitutes go to ...

Google previewKingdom of the Netherlands-Netherlands (2004)

Detailed Assessment of Standards and Codes

For example, the Netherlands is a major entry point for heroin and cocaine into Western Europe, and is a significant...

The Netherlands is an open society, with immigrants from and links to all parts of the world, and hence criminals from all ...

Google previewProblem Gambling in Europe (2009)

Challenges, Prevention, and Interventions by Gerhard Meyer, Tobias Hayer, Mark Griffiths

The Netherlands is a country in northwestern Europe, and is bordered by Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and by the North Sea to the west and north. Around 16 million people inhabit this country (2007), and, with a surface of ...

Google previewGlobal Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes Peer Reviews: The Netherlands 2013 Combined: Phase 1 + Phase 2, incorporating Phase 2 ratings (2013)

Combined: Phase 1 + Phase 2, incorporating Phase 2 ratings by OECD

The Netherlands has been a constitutional monarchy since 1848 The Netherlands is a parliamentary democracy and...

legislative instruments derive from the State The Netherlands is an EU Member State and EU Regulations have direct ...

Google previewExpedition Agroparks (2011)

Research by Design into Sustainable Development and Agriculture in the Network Society by Peter J.A.M. Smeets

for various reasons, the Netherlands is an ideal country for such an integrated form of metropolitan foodclusters.

Google previewWater Policy Entrepreneurs (2009)

A Research Companion to Water Transitions Around the Globe by Sander Meijerink

Introduction The Netherlands is a relatively small and crowded country located adjacent to the North Sea and in the delta of four European river basins, those of the Rhine, the Meuse, the Scheldt and the Ems (see Map 19.1). With a ...

Google previewKnowledge Communication: Transparency, Democracy, Global Governance (2011)

by Claudiu Mesaroș

The Netherlands is a small country on the North Sea coast, for the most part located below sea level: about sixty per cent of the 16 million people inhabiting the Netherlands live below sea level. A high-quality system ofpumps, mills, water ways ...

Google previewAmsterdam Travel Guide 2017 (2015)

Have an Adventure! by T Turner

The Netherlands is a constitutional monarchy, administratively divided into 12 provinces (provincies). Even though the Netherlands is a small country, these provinces are relatively diverse and have plenty of cultural and linguistic differences.

Google previewMinorities, Migrants, and Crime (1997)

Diversity and Similarity Across Europe and the United States by Ineke Haen Marshall

Willem de Haan INTRODUCTION' The Netherlands is a small European country with a population of 15.5 million; it is densely populated. Its traditionally industrial and agricultural economy is gradually developing into a transport and service ...

Google previewLands of the World (1987)

The Netherlands is a land below the level of the sea. On the map, you can find it west of Germany. It is on the continent...

Google previewGlobal Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes: Peer Reviews Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes Peer Reviews: The Netherlands 2011 Combined: Phase 1 + Phase 2 (2011)

Combined: Phase 1 + Phase 2 by OECD

The Netherlands is a parliamentary democracy and the State is ruled by the government under the supervision of the...

The Netherlands is an EU Member State and EU Regulations have direct effect while EU Directives must be given effect ...

Google previewInnovation and Research Policies (1999)

An International Comparative Analysis by Paul Diederen

The Netherlands is a small European country located between Germany, France and the UK. Although geographically not entirely correct, this observation holds some ground as a description of the Dutch political and administrative culture.

Google previewBlack Europe and the African Diaspora (2009)

by Darlene Clark Hine, Stephen Small

The Netherlands is a multiethnic society, and in its self-image it prides itself on being color-blind. A first interesting paradox is that the majority of the Dutch do not want to be identified with migrants, although one in every six Dutch has migrant ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change (2008)

by S. George Philander

The NeTheRlANdS iS a wealthy European country with unique vulnerabilities to climate change.

The Netherlands is a prosperous, small, and densely populated river delta country in Northern Europe, with a parliamentary democracy, and a ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney

89G Zülphen, Netherlands, commune. 18.381 .

Google previewEncyclopedia Small Silver Coins (2010)

by Roger Dewardt Lane

FOOTNOTE: The United Netherlands from 1815 to 1830 created by the Congress of Vienna, in a move to provide a strong barrier against France, united the ancient Netherlands under a Dutch King of the House of Orange. The experiment ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Disasters (2007)

Environmental Catastrophes and Human Tragedies by Angus Macleod Gunn

Netherlands (Holland) flood January 31,1 953 A large part of the nation of Netherlands was overwhelmed by a North Sea flood A combination of high tide and severe wind storm raised the level of the North Sea sixteen feet above normal, ...

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The value of this 11-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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