Scheldt

[ skelt ]
/ skɛlt /

noun

a river in W Europe, flowing from N France through W Belgium and SW Netherlands into the North Sea. 270 miles (435 km) long.
Flemish Schel·de [skhel-duh] /ˈsxɛl də/. French Escaut.
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Scheldt

/ (ʃɛlt, skɛlt) /

noun

a river in W Europe, rising in NE France and flowing north and northeast through W Belgium to Antwerp, then northwest to the North Sea in the SW Netherlands. Length: 435 km (270 miles)Flemish and Dutch name: Schelde (ˈsxɛldɛ) French name: Escaut
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