- a city in central Netherlands.
- a province in the E Netherlands.Capital: Zwolle.
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Examples from the Web for zwolle
What did it matter that we had engaged rooms at Zwolle, which we had not occupied?The Chauffeur and the Chaperon
C. N. Williamson
In 1780, in his twenty-seventh year, he became burgomaster of Zwolle.
Zwolle has none of his pictures, and does not appear to value his memory.A Wanderer in Holland
E. V. Lucas
Both enlisted troops, but those of Zwolle were the stronger and laid siege to Deventer.History of Holland
Dutch painter, born at Zwolle, who received his first instructions from his father.
- a town in the central Netherlands, capital of Overijssel province. Pop: 104 431 (1999 est)
- a province of the E Netherlands: generally low-lying. Capital: Zwolle. Pop: 1 101 000 (2003 est). Area: 3929 sq km (1517 sq miles)
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