Anderlecht

[ahn-duhr-lekht]
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noun

a city in central Belgium, near Brussels.

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Historical Examples of anderlecht

  • Of course the present upper church is not the church which the canons of Anderlecht built with Guy's treasure.

    The Story of Brussels

    Ernest Gilliat-Smith

  • Strangely enough 'the poor man of Anderlecht' at one time seriously thought of embarking in trade.

    The Story of Brussels

    Ernest Gilliat-Smith

  • The Room used by Erasmus as study during his stay at Anderlecht.

  • The French left that place on the 10th, and next day encamped at Anderlecht, close to Brussels.

    Belgium

    George W. T. (George William Thomson) Omond

  • This story is the subject of an ancient and very beautiful wall painting in the upper church at Anderlecht.

    The Story of Brussels

    Ernest Gilliat-Smith



British Dictionary definitions for anderlecht

Anderlecht

noun

a town in central Belgium, a suburb of Brussels. Pop: 92 755 (2004 est)
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