- a city in SW Netherlands.
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Historical Examples of schiedam
Between Schiedam and Delft I observed the windmills with great attention.Holland, v. 1 (of 2)
Edmondo de Amicis
Schiedam, with its windmills, is well within sight of Rotterdam.The Automobilist Abroad
M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
What pleasant evenings did we not have with Mr Binnie's books and Schiedam!The Newcomes
William Makepeace Thackeray
Schiedam Hollands is considered the best; the next quality is that of Rotterdam; after these comes that of Weesoppe.
Another hour and the good Schiedam will make them forget that I am here.'The Cloister and the Hearth
- a port in the SW Netherlands, in South Holland province west of Rotterdam: gin distilleries. Pop: 76 000 (2003 est)