or Cre·feld

[krey-feld; German krey-felt]


a city in W North Rhine-Westphalia, in W Germany, NW of Cologne. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of 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



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