Krefeld

or Cre·feld

[ krey-feld; German krey-felt ]
/ ˈkreɪ fɛld; German ˈkreɪˌfɛlt /

noun

a city in W North Rhine-Westphalia, in W Germany, NW of Cologne.

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Example sentences from the Web for krefeld

  • The German towns of Elberfeld and Krefeld now make a large part of the velvet used by the world—or did before the war.

    The Story of Silk|Sara Ware Bassett

British Dictionary definitions for krefeld

Krefeld
/ (ˈkreɪfɛld, German ˈkreːfɛlt) /

noun

a city in Germany, in W North Rhine-Westphalia: textile industries. Pop: 238 565 (2003 est)
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