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Lelystad

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Lelystad is a municipality and a city in the centre of the Netherlands, and it is the capital of the province of Flevoland. [1]

95 relations: A6 motorway (Netherlands), Abraham Bueno de Mesquita, Afsluitdijk, Almere, Almere (lake), Amsterdam, Aron Winter, Auto racing, Aviodrome, Batavia (ship), Batavia Stad Fashion Outlet, Boy Waterman, Burgemeester, Capital city, Central European Summer Time, Central European Time, Chiel Warners, City, Co Stompé, Cornelis Lely, Dronten, Edsilia Rombley, Elburg, Emmeloord, Engineer, Enkhuizen, Flag of Flevoland, Fleur-de-lis, Flevoland, Floods in the Netherlands, Friesland, Gelderland, General aviation, Hanseatic League, Harderwijk, History, Houtribdijk, Human skeleton, IJsselmeer, Ivan Sokolov (chess player), Jolijn van Valkengoed, Kampen, Overijssel, Karin Ruckstuhl, Kart racing, Laborer, Land art, Lelystad Airport, Lelystad Centrum railway station, Lelystad–Zwolle railway, Levee, ..., Lilium, List of cities in the Netherlands by province, List of municipalities of the Netherlands, List of places on land with elevations below sea level, List of sovereign states, Lock (water navigation), Marina, Markermeer, Municipal council (Netherlands), Municipality, Museum, Nathaniël Will, Netherlands, Niels de Ruiter, North Holland, North Sea, Oostvaardersplassen, Overijssel, Peat, People's Party for Freedom and Democracy, Polder, Port, Postal codes in the Netherlands, Province, Provinces of the Netherlands, Pumping station, Randstad, Rianne ten Haken, Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute, Ruben Schaken, Ryanair, Schiphol Group, Shipwreck, Shipyard, Stock car racing, Swifterbant, Telephone numbers in the Netherlands, Thijs van Valkengoed, Transavia, Weesp–Lelystad railway, Zeewolde, Zilverparkkade, Zuiderzee, Zuiderzee Works, Zwolle. Expand index (45 more) »

A6 motorway (Netherlands)

The A6 motorway is a motorway in the Netherlands.

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Abraham Bueno de Mesquita

Abraham ('Appie') Bueno de Mesquita (July 23, 1918, in Amsterdam – August 19, 2005, in Lelystad), commonly known under his stage name Bueno de Mesquita was a Dutch comedian, actor and stage artist, well known for his ability to make funny faces.

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Afsluitdijk

The Afsluitdijk (Ofslútdyk; Dam) is a major causeway in the Netherlands, constructed between 1927 and 1932 and running from Den Oever on Wieringen in North Holland province, to the village of Zurich in Friesland province, over a length of and a width of, at an initial height of above sea level.

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Almere

Almere is a planned city and municipality in the province of Flevoland, Netherlands, bordering Lelystad and Zeewolde.

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Almere (lake)

Lake Almere was an inland lake in the place of today's IJsselmeer in the center of the Netherlands.

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Amsterdam

Amsterdam is the capital and most populous municipality of the Netherlands.

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Aron Winter

Aron Mohamed Winter (English approximation; born 1 March 1967) is a retired Dutch football midfielder and current head coach of the Ajax Under-19 squad.

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Auto racing

Auto racing (also known as car racing, motor racing, or automobile racing) is a motorsport involving the racing of automobiles for competition.

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Aviodrome

The Nationaal Luchtvaart-Themapark Aviodrome (short also Aviodrome) is a large aerospace museum in the Netherlands that has been located on Lelystad Airport since 2003.

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Batavia (ship)

Batavia was a ship of the Dutch East India Company (VOC).

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Batavia Stad Fashion Outlet

Batavia Stad Fashion Outlet is a factory outlet center located in Lelystad, Netherlands.

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Boy Waterman

Boy Waterman (born 24 January 1984 in Lelystad, Flevoland) is a Dutch footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Cypriot First Division side APOEL FC.

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Burgemeester

In the Netherlands and Belgium, the mayor (burgemeester or bourgmestre) is an appointed government position, whose main responsibility is chairing the executive and legislative councils of a municipality.

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Capital city

A capital city (or simply capital) is the municipality exercising primary status in a country, state, province, or other administrative region, usually as its seat of government.

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Central European Summer Time

Central European Summer Time (CEST), sometime referred also as Central European Daylight Time (CEDT), is the standard clock time observed during the period of summer daylight-saving in those European countries which observe Central European Time (UTC+1) during the other part of the year.

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Central European Time

Central European Time (CET), used in most parts of Europe and a few North African countries, is a standard time which is 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

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Chiel Warners

Chiel Mathijs Warners (born 2 April 1978 in Harderwijk, Gelderland) is a former Dutch decathlete.

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City

A city is a large human settlement.

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Co Stompé

Jacobus Wilhelmus "Co" Stompé (born 10 September 1962) is a Dutch former professional darts player.

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Cornelis Lely

Cornelis Lely (23 September 1854 – 22 January 1929) was a Dutch civil engineer and statesman.

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Dronten

Dronten is a municipality and a town in the central Netherlands, in the province of Flevoland.

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Edsilia Rombley

Edsilia Francisca Rombley (born 13 February 1978) is a Dutch singer.

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Elburg

Elburg is a municipality and a city in the province of Gelderland, Netherlands.

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Emmeloord

Emmeloord is the administrative center of the municipality of Noordoostpolder, Flevoland, Netherlands.

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Engineer

Engineers, as practitioners of engineering, are people who invent, design, analyze, build, and test machines, systems, structures and materials to fulfill objectives and requirements while considering the limitations imposed by practicality, regulation, safety, and cost.

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Enkhuizen

Enkhuizen is a municipality and a city in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland and the region of West-Frisia.

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Flag of Flevoland

The flag of Flevoland was adopted on January 9, 1986.

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Fleur-de-lis

The fleur-de-lis/fleur-de-lys (plural: fleurs-de-lis/fleurs-de-lys) or flower-de-luce is a stylized lily (in French, fleur means "flower", and lis means "lily") that is used as a decorative design or motif, and many of the Catholic saints of France, particularly St. Joseph, are depicted with a lily.

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Flevoland

Flevoland is the twelfth and last province of the Netherlands, established on 1 January 1986, when the southern and eastern Flevopolders were merged into one provincial entity.

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Floods in the Netherlands

This is a chronological list of sea-floods that have occurred in the Netherlands.

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Friesland

Friesland (official, Fryslân), also historically known as Frisia, is a province of the Netherlands located in the northern part of the country.

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Gelderland

Gelderland (also Guelders in English) is a province of the Netherlands, located in the central eastern part of the country.

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General aviation

General aviation (GA) is all civil aviation operations other than scheduled air services and non-scheduled air transport operations for remuneration or hire.

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Hanseatic League

The Hanseatic League (Middle Low German: Hanse, Düdesche Hanse, Hansa; Standard German: Deutsche Hanse; Latin: Hansa Teutonica) was a commercial and defensive confederation of merchant guilds and market towns in Northwestern and Central Europe.

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Harderwijk

Harderwijk (Dutch Low Saxon: Harderwiek) is a municipality and city almost at the exact geographical centre of the Netherlands.

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History

History (from Greek ἱστορία, historia, meaning "inquiry, knowledge acquired by investigation") is the study of the past as it is described in written documents.

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Houtribdijk

The Houtribdijk is a dam in the Netherlands, built between 1963 and 1975 as part of the Zuiderzee Works, which connects the cities of Lelystad and Enkhuizen.

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Human skeleton

The human skeleton is the internal framework of the body.

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IJsselmeer

The IJsselmeer (West Frisian language: Iselmar), is a closed off inland bay in the central Netherlands bordering the provinces of Flevoland, North Holland and Friesland.

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Ivan Sokolov (chess player)

Ivan Sokolov (Bosnian and Bulgarian: Иван Соколов) (born 13 June 1968) is a Dutch chess grandmaster.

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Jolijn van Valkengoed

Jolijn van Valkengoed (born August 26, 1981 in Lelystad, Flevoland) is a Dutch swimmer, who is mainly specialized in breaststroke.

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Kampen, Overijssel

Kampen is a city and municipality in the province of Overijssel, Netherlands.

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Karin Ruckstuhl

Karin Nathalie Ruckstuhl (born 2 November 1980 in Baden, Switzerland) is a Dutch heptathlete.

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Kart racing

Kart racing or karting is a variant of open-wheel motorsport with small, open, four-wheeled vehicles called karts, go-karts, or gearbox/shifter karts depending on the design.

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Laborer

A laborer is a person who works in one of the construction trades, by tradition, considered unskilled manual labor or mansion —though in practice the laborers are a skilled trade that has reliability and strength as core characteristics.

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Land art

Land art, variously known as Earth art, environmental art, and Earthworks, is an art movement that emerged in the 1960s and 1970s, largely associated with Great Britain and the United States,Art in the modern era: A guide to styles, schools, & movements.

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Lelystad Airport

Lelystad Airport is an airport south southeast of the city of Lelystad in the Netherlands.

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Lelystad Centrum railway station

Lelystad Centrum is a railway station in the town of Lelystad, Netherlands.

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Lelystad–Zwolle railway

The Lelystad–Zwolle railway, also known as the Hanzelijn (Hanseatic Line), is a Dutch railway line, finished in 2012.

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Levee

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Lilium

Lilium (members of which are true lilies) is a genus of herbaceous flowering plants growing from bulbs, all with large prominent flowers.

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List of cities in the Netherlands by province

Below are twelve alphabetical lists of cities in the Netherlands ordered by province.

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List of municipalities of the Netherlands

As of January 2018, there are 380 municipalities (Dutch: gemeenten) and 3 public bodies (openbare lichamen), also referred to as special municipalities (bijzondere gemeenten), in the Netherlands.

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List of places on land with elevations below sea level

This is a list of places below mean sea level that are on land.

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List of sovereign states

This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.

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Lock (water navigation)

A lock is a device used for raising and lowering boats, ships and other watercraft between stretches of water of different levels on river and canal waterways.

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Marina

A marina (from Spanish, Portuguese and Italian: marina, "coast" or "shore") is a dock or basin with moorings and supplies for yachts and small boats.

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Markermeer

The Markermeer is a lake in the central Netherlands in between North Holland, Flevoland and its larger sibling, the IJsselmeer.

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Municipal council (Netherlands)

In the Netherlands the municipal council (Dutch: gemeenteraad) is the elected assembly of the municipality.

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Municipality

A municipality is usually a single urban or administrative division having corporate status and powers of self-government or jurisdiction as granted by national and state laws to which it is subordinate.

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Museum

A museum (plural musea or museums) is an institution that cares for (conserves) a collection of artifacts and other objects of artistic, cultural, historical, or scientific importance.

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Nathaniël Will

Nathaniël Will (born 16 February 1989 in Lelystad) is a Dutch footballer who plays as a midfielder for SV Spakenburg in the Derde Divisie.

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Netherlands

The Netherlands (Nederland), often referred to as Holland, is a country located mostly in Western Europe with a population of seventeen million.

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Niels de Ruiter

Niels de Ruiter (born January 21, 1983 in Lelystad, Flevoland) is a former Dutch darts player and current director of the Dutch Darts Federation.

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North Holland

North Holland (Noord-Holland, West Frisian Dutch: Noard-Holland) is a province of the Netherlands located in the northwestern part of the country.

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North Sea

The North Sea (Mare Germanicum) is a marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean located between Great Britain, Scandinavia, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, and France.

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Oostvaardersplassen

The Oostvaardersplassen is a nature reserve in the Netherlands, which is managed by the State Forestry Service.

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Overijssel

Overijssel (Dutch Low Saxon: Oaveriessel) is a province of the Netherlands in the central-eastern part of the country.

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Peat

Peat, also called turf, is an accumulation of partially decayed vegetation or organic matter that is unique to natural areas called peatlands, bogs, mires, moors, or muskegs.

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People's Party for Freedom and Democracy

The People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (Volkspartij voor Vrijheid en Democratie, VVD) is a conservative-liberal political party in the Netherlands.

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Polder

A polder is a low-lying tract of land enclosed by dikes that form an artificial hydrological entity, meaning it has no connection with outside water other than through manually operated devices.

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Port

A port is a maritime commercial facility which may comprise one or more wharves where ships may dock to load and discharge passengers and cargo.

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Postal codes in the Netherlands

Postal codes in the Netherlands, known as postcodes, are alphanumeric, consisting of four digits followed by two uppercase letters.

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Province

A province is almost always an administrative division within a country or state.

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Provinces of the Netherlands

There are currently twelve provinces of the Netherlands, representing the administrative layer between the national government and the local municipalities, with responsibility for matters of subnational or regional importance.

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Pumping station

Pumping stations are facilities including pumps and equipment for pumping fluids from one place to another.

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Randstad

The Randstad is a megalopolis in the central-western Netherlands consisting primarily of the four largest Dutch cities (Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague and Utrecht) and their surrounding areas.

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Rianne ten Haken

Rianne ten Haken (born 27 November 1986) is a Dutch model.

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Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute

The Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (Dutch: Koninklijk Nederlands Meteorologisch Instituut or KNMI) is the Dutch national weather forecasting service, which has its headquarters in De Bilt, in the province of Utrecht, Netherlands.

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Ruben Schaken

Ruben Schaken (born 3 April 1982) is a Dutch professional footballer who last played as a right winger for ADO Den Haag in the Dutch Eredivisie.

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Ryanair

Ryanair is an Irish low-cost airline founded in 1984, headquartered in Swords, Dublin, Ireland, with its primary operational bases at Dublin and London Stansted airports.

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Schiphol Group

Royal Schiphol Group is a Dutch company with its head office on the grounds of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands.

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Shipwreck

A shipwreck is the remains of a ship that has wrecked, which are found either beached on land or sunken to the bottom of a body of water.

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Shipyard

A shipyard (also called a dockyard) is a place where ships are built and repaired.

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Stock car racing

Stock car racing is a form of automobile racing found mainly and most prominently in the United States and Canada, with Australia, New Zealand, Great Britain and Brazil also having forms of stock car auto racing.

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Swifterbant

Swifterbant is a town in the Dutch province of Flevoland.

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Telephone numbers in the Netherlands

Telephone numbers in the Netherlands are administered by the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation of the Netherlands and may be grouped into three general categories: geographical numbers, non-geographical numbers, and numbers for public services.

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Thijs van Valkengoed

Thijs Maarten van Valkengoed (born July 6, 1983 in Lelystad, Flevoland) is a breaststroke swimmer from the Netherlands, who competed for his native country at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece and the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.

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Transavia

Transavia, legally incorporated as Transavia Airlines C.V. and formerly branded as transavia.com, is a Dutch low-cost airline and a wholly owned subsidiary of KLM and therefore part of the Air France-KLM group.

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Weesp–Lelystad railway

The Weesp–Lelystad railway, also known as Flevolijn, is a railway in the Netherlands operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen and owned by ProRail.

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Zeewolde

Zeewolde is a municipality and a town in the Flevoland province in the central Netherlands.

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Zilverparkkade

Zilverparkkade is a street in Lelystad, Netherlands, containing a continuous row of wall-to-wall buildings constructed between 2002 and 2007.

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Zuiderzee

The Zuiderzee (old spelling Zuyderzee) was a shallow bay of the North Sea in the northwest of the Netherlands, extending about 100 km (60 miles) inland and at most 50 km (30 miles) wide, with an overall depth of about 4 to 5 metres (13–16 feet) and a coastline of about 300 km (200 miles).

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Zuiderzee Works

The Zuiderzee Works (Zuiderzeewerken) is a man-made system of dams and dikes, land reclamation and water drainage work, in total the largest hydraulic engineering project undertaken by the Netherlands during the twentieth century.

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Zwolle

Zwolle is a city and municipality in the northeastern Netherlands serving as Overijssel's capital.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lelystad

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