Rijswijk

[ Dutch rahys-vahyk ]
/ Dutch ˈraɪs vaɪk /
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noun

a town in SW Netherlands, near The Hague: Treaty of Ryswick 1697.

Also Rys·wick [riz-wik] /ˈrɪz wɪk/.

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Ryswick

/ (ˈrɪzwɪk) /

noun

the English name for Rijswijk

Rijswijk

/ (ˈraɪsvaɪk, Dutch ˈrɛjswɛjk) /

noun

a town in the SW Netherlands, in South Holland province on the SE outskirts of The Hague: scene of the signing (1697) of the Treaty of Rijswijk ending the War of the Grand Alliance. Pop: 48 000 (2003 est)English name: Ryswick
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