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[til-burg; Dutch til-bœrkh]
  1. a city in the S Netherlands.
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Examples from the Web for tilburg

Historical Examples

  • Helvoet, on the way to Tilburg, is the scene of an old but honourable story.

    A Wanderer in Holland

    E. V. Lucas

  • Finally we got a soldier on a bicycle to go into Tilburg and get a motor to tow us in.

  • He was, however, suffering and weak from illness, and a month later (March 17) he died at Tilburg.

    History of Holland

    George Edmundson

British Dictionary definitions for tilburg


  1. a city in the S Netherlands, in North Brabant: textile industries. Pop: 198 000 (2003 est)
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