[ krey-feld; German krey-felt ]
/ ˈkreɪ fɛld; German ˈkreɪˌfɛlt /
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
/ (ˈkreɪfɛld, German ˈkreːfɛlt) /
a city in Germany, in W North Rhine-Westphalia: textile industries. Pop: 238 565 (2003 est)
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