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Vereeniging

[fuh-rey-nuh-khuh ng]
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noun
  1. a city in the S Transvaal, in NE Republic of South Africa, S of Johannesburg.
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Examples from the Web for vereeniging

Historical Examples

  • He was declared President, in the place of Steyn, at Vereeniging on the 29th.

    Lord Milner's Work in South Africa

    W. Basil Worsfold

  • The Delegates at Vereeniging would have to adopt it as it was, or reject it.

  • I was a fellow of Trinity, and the Peace of Vereeniging had just been signed.

    The New Machiavelli

    Herbert George Wells

  • At seven o'clock the Commission left Pretoria and returned to Vereeniging.

    Three Years' War

    Christiaan Rudolf de Wet

  • You can now ride from Vereeniging to Piet Relief, and only here and there will you come across a few cattle.


British Dictionary definitions for vereeniging

Vereeniging

noun
  1. a city in E South Africa: scene of the signing (1902) of the treaty ending the Boer War. Pop: 79 630 (2001)
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