Flemish Schel·de [skhel-duh] /ˈsxɛl də/.French Escaut. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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  1. 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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