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[oo-kluh; French y-kluh]
  1. a city in central Belgium: suburb of Brussels.
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Flemish Uk·kel [y-kuh l] /ˈü kəl/.
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Examples from the Web for uccle

Historical Examples

  • And why,” said the Duke, “should they boil one of my good men of Uccle?

    Flemish Legends

    Charles de Coster

  • Having walked for three days, he came to the neighbourhood of Brussels, in the powerful commune of Uccle.

    The Legend of Ulenspiegel

    Charles de Coster

  • When he had walked on thus for three days he came to the outskirts of Brussels, and to the wealthy township of Uccle.