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South Holland

noun
1.
a province in the SW Netherlands. 1086 sq. mi. (2810 sq. km).
Capital: The Hague.
2.
a city in NE Illinois.
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South Holland

noun
1.
a province of the SW Netherlands, on the North Sea: lying mostly below sea level, it has a coastal strip of dunes and is drained chiefly by distributaries of the Rhine, with large areas of reclaimed land; the most densely populated province in the country, intensively cultivated and industrialized. Capital: The Hague. Pop: 3 440 000 (2003 est). Area: 3196 sq km (1234 sq miles) Dutch name Zuidholland
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