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[boit-n-zawrkh, bœit-] /ˈbɔɪt nˌzɔrx, ˈbœɪt-/
former Dutch name of Bogor. Unabridged
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  • Nothing could demonstrate this better than the botanical gardens at Buitenzorg.

    A Tour of the Missions Augustus Hopkins Strong
  • Once in Java, and a visit to Buitenzorg is a matter of course.

    A Visit to Java W. Basil Worsfold
  • Annie Glazer goes on her vacation next month to Batavia and to Buitenzorg.

    Letters of a Javanese Princess Raden Adjeng Kartini
  • German and French savants had come to Buitenzorg to study, but no Englishmen as yet.

    A Visit to Java W. Basil Worsfold
  • Buitenzorg has long been the favourite resort of the officials and merchants of Batavia.

    A Visit to Java W. Basil Worsfold
  • We returned to Batavia in a week, heartily sick of Buitenzorg and all its surroundings.

    On the Equator Harry de Windt
  • While Buitenzorg is superior in her collection of orchids the ferns at Kandy surpass anything we have seen.

    The Old World and Its Ways William Jennings Bryan
  • In Buitenzorg one might linger on indefinitely and never count the days.

    Travels in the Far East Ellen Mary Hayes Peck
  • The Buitenzorg gardens, however, owe their present celebrity more to individual energy than to Government patronage.

    A Visit to Java W. Basil Worsfold
  • It was almost dark when the train stopped at the Buitenzorg station.

    Java, Facts and Fancies Augusta de Wit
British Dictionary definitions for Buitenzorg


/Dutch ˈbœitənzɔrx/
the former name of Bogor
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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