hague


hague
\\ˈhāg\ adjective
Usage: usually capitalized
Etymology: from (The) Hague, Netherlands
: of or from The Hague, capital of the Netherlands : of the kind or style prevalent in the Hague

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/hayg/, n.
The, a city in the W Netherlands, near the North Sea: site of the government, royal residence, and of the International Court of Justice. 677,552. Dutch, Den Haag, 's Gravenhage.

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[hāg]
The Hague the seat of government and administrative center of the Netherlands, on the North Sea coast, capital of the province of South Holland; pop. 444,000. The International Court of Justice is based here. Dutch name Den Haag; also called 's-Gravenhage

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hague
dial. var. haw, the fruit.

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