Definition of Leiden in English:

Leiden

Line breaks: Lei¦den
Pronunciation: /ˈlʌɪd(ə)n
 
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(also Leyden)
  • A city in the west Netherlands, 15 km (9 miles) north-east of The Hague; population 116,878 (2008). It is the site of the country’s oldest university, founded in 1575.

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