Definition of Rotterdam in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈrädərˌdam/
A city in the Netherlands, at the mouth of the Meuse River, 15 miles (25 km) inland from the North Sea; population 582,951 (2008). It has extensive shipbuilding and petrochemical industries.

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Syllabification: Rot·ter·dam

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