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Arnhem

Line breaks: Arn¦hem
Pronunciation: /ˈɑːnəm
 
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Definition of Arnhem in English:

A town in the eastern Netherlands, situated on the River Rhine, capital of the province of Gelderland; population 143,582 (2008). During the Second World War, in September 1944, Allied airborne troops made a landing nearby but were overwhelmed by German forces.

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