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Ruyter

[roi-ter; Dutch rœi-tuh r] /ˈrɔɪ tər; Dutch ˈrœɪ tər/
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1.
Michel Adriaanssoon de
[Dutch mi-khuh l ah-dree-ahn-soon duh] /Dutch ˈmɪ xəl ˌɑ driˈɑn sun də/ (Show IPA),
1607–76, Dutch admiral.
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Ruyter

/ˈraɪtə; Dutch ˈrœitər/
noun
1.
Michiel Adriaanszoon de (miːˈxiːl ˌaːdriˈaːnsun də). 1607–76, Dutch admiral, noted for actions in the Anglo-Dutch wars in 1652–53, 1665–67, 1672, and 1673, when he prevented an Anglo-French invasion
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