the Low Countries
Collective name for The Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg, so called because much of their land surface is at or below sea level. These countries have often been culturally and historically united, and, bordered by the most powerful nations in Europe, they have been a major battleground in European wars for centuries.
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There are reasons that European countries tend to avoid fluoride.
According to Pew, 14 of the 20 countries in the Middle East and North Africa have blasphemy laws.
France 24 is providing live, round-the-clock coverage of both scenes as they progress.
We do see that a few European countries have them on the books: Germany, Poland, Italy, Ireland, a couple more.
The pulps brought new readers to serious fiction, making it less intimidating with alluring art and low prices.
In their shelter, Brion and Ulv crouched low and wondered why the attack didn't come.Sense of Obligation|Henry Maxwell Dempsey (AKA Harry Harrison)
Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
It is low in chronic interstitial nephritis, diabetes insipidus, and many functional nervous disorders.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
The countries about the eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea and its adjoining waters.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
The lack of bill buyers in foreign countries who will quote as low rates on dollar as on sterling bills.Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips