Definition of IJsselmeer in English:

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IJsselmeer

Pronunciation: /ˈʌɪs(ə)lmɛː/
/ˈʌɪs(ə)lmɪə/
A shallow lake in the NW Netherlands, created in 1932 by the building of a dam across the entrance to the old Zuider Zee. Large areas have since been reclaimed as polders.

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