- a city in the W Netherlands: cheese market.
Examples from the Web for alkmaar
Historical Examples of alkmaar
I remember her citizens' resistance, and the rescued Alkmaar.The Burgomaster's Wife, Complete
In those days there was unbroken land from Alkmaar and Leiden to the Dollart.
He was afloat, and somewhere between Amsterdam and Alkmaar, but he could not tell where.
Schiedam, Alkmaar, Edam and Monnikendam gave the same reply.History of Holland
Then came the siege of Haarlem, and then the siege of Alkmaar.A Wanderer in Holland
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- a city in the W Netherlands, in North Holland. Pop: 93 000 (2003 est)