Definitions for ijsselˈaɪ səl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

IJs•selˈaɪ səl(n.)

or Ijs•sel

  1. a river in the central Netherlands flowing N to the IJsselmeer. 70 mi. (110 km) long.

    Category: Geography (places)

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  1. IJssel, IJssel river(noun)

    a river in the central Netherlands flowing north to the IJsselmeer

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  1. IJssel

    River IJssel, sometimes called Gelderse IJssel to avoid confusion with its Hollandse IJssel namesake in the west of the Netherlands, is a branch of the Rhine in the Dutch provinces of Gelderland and Overijssel. River IJssel flows from Westervoort, east of the city of Arnhem, until it discharges into the IJsselmeer. River IJssel is one of the three major distributary branches into which the Rhine divides itself shortly after crossing the German-Dutch border, the other two being the rivers Nederrijn and Waal.

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