- a city in SW Netherlands, on the Waal River.
Also called Dort.
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It came from the Dordrecht gallery, and is an undoubted Both!The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)
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But this is not all that is remarkable in the history of Dordrecht.Holland, v. 1 (of 2)
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I was seaman on board the wrecked ship, which belonged to Dordrecht.The Cornish Coast (South)
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Unless I am greatly mistaken one of the ships is the Dordrecht.In the Hands of the Malays, and Other Stories
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- a port in the SW Netherlands, in South Holland province: chief port of the Netherlands until the 17th century. Pop: 120 000 (2003 est)Also called: Dort
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