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Meaning of "Vlissingen" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF VLISSINGEN

Vlissingen  [ˈvlɪsɪŋə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VLISSINGEN

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Vlissingen is a noun.
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WHAT DOES VLISSINGEN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Vlissingen

Vlissingen

Vlissingen (Dutch pronunciation: ( listen); historical name in English: Flushing) is a municipality and a city in the southwestern Netherlands on the former island of Walcheren. With its strategic location between the Scheldt river and the North Sea, Vlissingen has been an important harbour for centuries. It was granted city rights in 1315. In the 17th century Vlissingen was a main harbour for ships of the Dutch East India Company (VOC). It is also known as the birthplace of Admiral Michiel de Ruyter. Vlissingen is mainly noted for the wharves on the Scheldt where most of the ships of the Royal Netherlands Navy (Koninklijke Marine) are built.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VLISSINGEN


bringer
ˈbrɪŋə
dinger
ˈdɪŋə
Feininger
ˈfaɪnɪŋə
gunslinger
ˈɡʌnˌslɪŋə
humdinger
ˈhʌmˌdɪŋə
mastersinger
ˈmɑːstəˌsɪŋə
Meistersinger
ˈmaɪstəˌsɪŋə
minnesinger
ˈmɪnɪˌsɪŋə
pinger
ˈpɪŋə
ringer
ˈrɪŋə
Schlesinger
ˈʃlɛzɪŋə
singer
ˈsɪŋə
slinger
ˈslɪŋə
springer
ˈsprɪŋə
stinger
ˈstɪŋə
stringer
ˈstrɪŋə
supersinger
ˈsuːpərˌsɪŋə
swinger
ˈswɪŋə
winger
ˈwɪŋə
zinger
ˈzɪŋə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VLISSINGEN

Vlaardingen
Vlach
Vladikavkaz
Vladimir
Vladivostok
Vlaminck
VLBI
VLCC
vlei
VLF
vlog
VLSI
VLT
Vltava
VMD
VMI
vn
VO
vo.
VOA

WORDS THAT END LIKE VLISSINGEN

Berlichingen
Bingen
Elsass-Lothringen
Erlangen
Esslingen
Groningen
Hildegard of Bingen
Lothringen
Nibelungen
Reutlingen
Solingen
Vlaardingen

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VLISSINGEN»

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VLISSINGEN»

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Yona Friedman: structures serving the unpredictable
Friedman was also commissioned by UNESCO to design visual instructions for unskilled laborers to build structures solidly and efficiently with simple materials and techniques. This is the first monograph on his work.
Sabine Lebesque, Helene Fentener van Vlissingen, 1999
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Prostar Sailing Directions 2006 North Sea Enroute
Directions.— A Precautionary Area is situated within Rede van Vlissingen ( Flushing Road) and comprises the main channel and its approaches. Scheur, the main deep-water approach channel, leads into the W side of this area and Oostgat, ...
‎2006
3
Terrible Victory: First Canadian Army and the Scheldt ...
At the same time, another commando would land immediately east of Vlissingen. Ideally, this latter landing would be reinforced by the 52nd British (Lowland) Division's 155th Infantry Brigade. However, if resistance proved too severe, the ...
Mark Zuehlke, 2008
4
Successful Mergers and Acquisitions with Benelux Companies
John van Vlissingen is the head of a very wealthy family, which is at the point of dispersing as the individual members begin to enjoy their money. Mr Paul van Vlissingen (sources: Eurobusiness) • Diemen, the Netherlands. The van Vlissingen ...
Lode Wullaerts, 2000
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Baltic connections. Vol. 1: Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany
Spain voluntarily and was given equal rights to Middelburg. In 1583 again a new harbour was built. At the end of the sixteenth century, Vlissingen had surpassed Middelburg. Trade concentrated mainly on southern Europe, but there was some  ...
Lennart Bes, Edda Frankot, Hanno Brand, 2007
6
Here's Holland
Summer resort, fishing and shipbuilding centre Gettingthere: Vlissingen is about 5 km (3 mi) south of Middelburg. The Vlissingen-Breskens ferry operates weekdays 4:508111-11 :50pm, departing every 30 minutes from 7:2oam-7:5opm;  ...
Sheila Gazaleh-Weevers, Shirley Agudo, Connie Moser, 2007
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French Fortifications, 1715-1815: An Illustrated History
VLISSINGEN AND BRESKENS The port of Vlissingen (Flessingue in French, Flushing in English) is situated on the southern part ofWalcheren Island in the Dutch province ofZeeland. Because ofits excellent strategic situation on the north side ...
Jean-Denis G.G. Lepage, 2009
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The Dutch in the Atlantic Slave Trade, 1600-1815
Key* Name Place Years Nr.b MCC Middelburgsche Commercie Middelburg 1732-1803 146 Compagnie C&R Coops tad & Rochussen Rotterdam 1748-1790 65 AK Adriaan Kroeff Vlissingen 1735-1790 40 (Kroef and J.Martveld) JSZ Jan ...
Johannes Postma, 2008
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Walcheren 1944: Storming Hitler's Island Fortress
Reserve-Division – Generalleutnant Wilhelm J. Daser (Festungskommandant Walcheren) Grenadier-Regiment 1019 (Vlissingen; south-west Walcheren) – Oberst E. J. Reinhardt (Kommandant Verteidigungsbereich Vlissingen) I. Bataillon ...
‎2011
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The Great Disorder: Politics, Economics, and Society in the ...
Quite early in the conference, for example, Biicher became alarmed at proposals by Fentener van Vlissingen, the Dutch financier and prominent shareholder in the German Phoenix Company, that an international loan be funded with the ...
Gerald D. Feldman, 1997

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VLISSINGEN»

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ADRZ kiest voor ziekenhuis Vlissingen, nieuwbouw Middelburg van …
Het huidige Admiraal De Ruyter ziekenhuis (ADRZ) aan de Koudekerkseweg in Vlissingen, dat al jaren niet meer voldoet aan de eisen, wordt verbouwd tot ... «PZC, May 15»
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COLUMN-Tumbling aluminium premiums put LME queues back in …
However, the LME's own modelling suggests the most problematic queue of all, that at the Dutch port of Vlissingen, could still take over four years to fall below ... «Reuters, May 15»
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Rutte ontsteekt bevrijdingsvlam
VLISSINGEN - Premier Rutte heeft om 13.00 uur het bevrijdingsvuur in Vlissingen ontstoken. Daarmee heeft hij het officiële startsein voor alle veertien ... «Omroep Zeeland, May 15»
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Containerschip Sea Land Meteor losgetrokken (video)
VLISSINGEN - Het containerschip Sea Land Meteor dat in de nacht van maandag ... en werd in lij gelegd: dwars voor de kust bij Vlissingen, om de zeeloods van ... «PZC, Mar 15»
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Volgelingen rabbijn Berland houden huis in hotel Arion in Vlissingen
VLISSINGEN - Volgelingen van rabbijn Berland hebben donderdagmiddag flink huisgehouden in hotel Arion in Vlissingen. Hoteleigenaar Jerry van Zuijlen is al ... «PZC, Mar 15»
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Dutch billionaire takes IHG stake
John Fentener van Vlissingen has bought 7.5m shares in the Holiday Inn-owner – the equivalent of a 3.18pc stake – via his Beverweerd Investments vehicle, ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jan 15»
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Chiquita swaps Antwerp for Vlissingen
Chiquita swaps Antwerp for Vlissingen ... 33 years, they will now unload at Kloosterboer in Vlissingen, according to Franklin Ginus, director of Chiquita Benelux. «Fruitnet, Jan 15»
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Johan Claes (BNFW) reacts on leave Chiquita
The Belgian New Fruit Wharf in Antwerp regrets the decision taken by Chiquita, to have its bananas unloaded in Vlissingen after 33 years. Johan Claes of BNFW ... «FreshPlaza, Jan 15»
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Two headstones smashed at Dutch Jewish cemetery
anti-Semitism · European anti-Semitism · Jews in the Netherlands. Two headstones were smashed at a Jewish cemetery in the southern Dutch city of Vlissingen. «The Times of Israel, Dec 14»
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Glencore's Pacorini entrenches LME warehousing position: Andy …
The reduction in waiting times was even sharper at the Dutch port of Vlissingen, a drop from 637 to 555 days, according to the LME's latest monthly report. «Reuters, Dec 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Vlissingen [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/vlissingen>. Oct 2020 ».
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