Definition of Amsterdam in English:


Line breaks: Am¦ster|dam
Pronunciation: /ˌamstəˈdam
, ˈamstədam/
The capital and largest city of the Netherlands; population 747,093 (2008). It is built on some ninety islands separated by canals. Although Amsterdam is the capital, the country’s seat of government and administrative centre is at The Hague.

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