Definition of Zuider Zee in English:

Zuider Zee

Line breaks: Zui¦der Zee
Pronunciation: /ˌzʌɪdə ˈziː
, ˈzeɪ/
A former large shallow inlet of the North Sea, in the Netherlands. In 1932 a dam across its entrance was completed, and large parts have been drained and reclaimed as polders. The remainder forms the IJsselmeer.


Dutch, literally 'southern sea'.

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