- a city in the W Netherlands, at the mouth of the Rhine.
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Historical Examples of vlaardingen
Valdez lost no time in securing himself in the possession of Maeslandsluis, Vlaardingen, and the Hague.The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74
John Lothrop Motley
Macassar consists of the Dutch town and port, known as Vlaardingen, and the Malay town which lies inland.
Vlaardingen, the principal port engaged in the herring fishery, was pointed out to him.Dikes and Ditches
- a port in the W Netherlands, in South Holland west of Rotterdam: the third largest port in the Netherlands. Pop: 74 000 (2003 est)