[ oh-ver-ahy-suhl ]
/ ˌoʊ vərˈaɪ səl /
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a province in the E Netherlands.Capital: Zwolle.
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How to use Overijssel in a sentence
In Groningen the proportion is less; and in Guelderland and Overijssel, it is less still.The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies|Robert Gordon Latham
After a while, he moved to the shore of the Zuyder Zee and into Overijssel.
In fact, the farm was moving from Overijssel northward, towards Friesland.
British Dictionary definitions for Overijssel
/ (Dutch oːvərˈɛisəl) /
a province of the E Netherlands: generally low-lying. Capital: Zwolle. Pop: 1 101 000 (2003 est). Area: 3929 sq km (1517 sq miles)
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