Definition of Zuider Zee in English:

Zuider Zee

Syllabification: Zui·der Zee
Pronunciation: /ˌzīdər ˈzē, ˈzā
A former shallow inlet of the North Sea, in the Netherlands. A dam across its entrance was completed in 1932, and since then large parts have been drained and reclaimed as polders. The remainder forms the IJsselmeer.


Dutch, literally 'southern sea'.

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