- a city in the SE Netherlands, on the Maas River.
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I have had a large sum of money transferred to a bank in Maastricht for their use.
Hand me the necessary moneys or securities and I will convey them to Maastricht.
Now for Maastricht and that rest we've been chasing ever since we left Liége for the Ardennes.
Louis, after the capture of Maastricht led his army southwards into Lorraine and overran the electorate of Trier.
It was time that the day's work should be finished, for Maastricht was not to be carried upon that occasion.The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume III.(of III) 1574-84
John Lothrop Motley
- a city in the SE Netherlands near the Belgian and German borders: capital of Limburg province, on the River Maas (Meuse); a European Community treaty (Maastricht Treaty) was signed here in 1992, setting out the terms for the creation of the European Union. Pop: 122 000 (2003 est)