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[dawrt] /dɔrt/
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  • The Stadtdeel lay at Dort, and we went to that place to join her.

    Ned Myers James Fenimore Cooper
  • Would any one leave them at Dort, when one goes to the Hague?

    The Black Tulip Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
  • Only part of the crew were on board, and the captain, who lived in Dort, had not yet arrived.

    The Phantom Ship Frederick Marryat
  • The hatches were then taken off, and the prisoners sent on board of the Dort.

    The Phantom Ship Frederick Marryat
  • The boats of the Dort were hoisted out, but only two of them would swim.

    The Phantom Ship Frederick Marryat
  • In the course of October he publicly joined the church at Dort.

  • But Dort was an important town, and not to be offended lightly.

    Monk Julian Corbett
  • Inside these two inns, the only inns in Dort, the same rivalry exists.

    The Other Fellow F. Hopkinson Smith
  • Faithful to his native town, he painted many pictures of Dort.

    A Wanderer in Holland E. V. Lucas
  • I made a close friend of a Frisian mare on the steamer from Rotterdam to Dort.

    A Wanderer in Holland E. V. Lucas
British Dictionary definitions for Dort


/Dutch dɔrt/
another name for Dordrecht
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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