Zeeland

[ zee-luhnd; Dutch zey-lahnt ]
/ ˈzi lənd; Dutch ˈzeɪˌlɑnt /

noun

a province in the SW Netherlands, consisting largely of islands. 1,041 sq. mi. (2,695 sq. km). Capital: Middelburg.

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Zeeland
/ (Dutch ˈzeːlɑnt, English ˈziːlənd) /

noun

a province of the SW Netherlands: consists of a small area on the mainland together with a number of islands in the Scheldt estuary; mostly below sea level. Capital: Middelburg. Pop: 378 000 (2003 est). Area: 1787 sq km (690 sq miles)
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