- a city in central Belgium, near Brussels.
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Examples from the Web for anderlecht
The Room used by Erasmus as study during his stay at Anderlecht.Erasmus and the Age of Reformation
There was one, for instance, about Guy, the poor man of Anderlecht.The Spell of Belgium
That was pulled down in 1460, as the Anderlecht archives bear witness.
Strangely enough 'the poor man of Anderlecht' at one time seriously thought of embarking in trade.
His parents were very humble folk, probably serfs attached to the soil of Anderlecht.
- a town in central Belgium, a suburb of Brussels. Pop: 92 755 (2004 est)
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