Groningen

[ groh-ning-uhn; Dutch khroh-ning-uhn ]
/ ˈgroʊ nɪŋ ən; Dutch ˈxroʊ nɪŋ ən /

noun

a city in the NE Netherlands.

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Groningen
/ (ˈɡrəʊnɪŋən, Dutch ˈxroːnɪŋə) /

noun

a province in the NE Netherlands: mainly agricultural. Capital: Groningen. Pop: 573 000 (2003 est). Area: 2336 sq km (902 sq miles)
a city in the NE Netherlands, capital of Groningen province. Pop: 177 000 (2003 est)
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