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Waal (river)

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The Waal (Dutch) is the main distributary branch of the river Rhine flowing approximately through the Netherlands. [1]

45 relations: Afgedamde Maas, American Society for Microbiology, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, Batavia (region), Beneden Merwede, Boven Merwede, Distributary, Dutch language, France, Gelderland, Geldermalsen, Germanic languages, Germany, Gorinchem, Heerjansdam, Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht, Hudson Valley, IJsselmonde (island), Island, Land van Altena, Lent, Gelderland, Linge, Meander, Meuse, Middle Ages, Millingen aan de Rijn, Netherlands, New York (state), Nijmegen, Nijmegen Helmet, Noord (river), Oude Maas, Rhine, Rhine–Meuse–Scheldt delta, Roman Empire, Rotterdam, Settler, Sewage, Stream, The Hague, Tiel, Waaltje, Wallkill River, Woudrichem, Zaltbommel.

Afgedamde Maas

The Afgedamde Maas (Dammed-up Meuse) is a former distributary of the Maas River (French: Meuse) in the Dutch provinces of North Brabant and Gelderland.

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American Society for Microbiology

The American Society for Microbiology (ASM), originally the Society of American Bacteriologists, is a professional organization for scientists who study viruses, bacteria, fungi, algae, and protozoa as well as other aspects of microbiology.

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Applied and Environmental Microbiology

Applied and Environmental Microbiology is a biweekly peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the American Society for Microbiology.

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Batavia (region)

Batavia is an historical and geographical region in the Netherlands, forming large fertile islands in the river delta formed by the waters of the Rhine (Dutch: Rijn) and Meuse (Dutch: Maas) river.

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Beneden Merwede

The Beneden Merwede is a stretch of river in the Netherlands, mainly fed by the river Rhine.

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Boven Merwede

The Boven Merwede is a stretch of river in the Netherlands, mainly fed by the river Rhine.

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A distributary, or a distributary channel, is a stream that branches off and flows away from a main stream channel.

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Dutch language

The Dutch language is a West Germanic language, spoken by around 23 million people as a first language (including the population of the Netherlands where it is the official language, and about sixty percent of Belgium where it is one of the three official languages) and by another 5 million as a second language.

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France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.

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

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Geldermalsen is a municipality and a town in the province of Gelderland in the Netherlands.

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Germanic languages

The Germanic languages are a branch of the Indo-European language family spoken natively by a population of about 515 million people mainly in Europe, North America, Oceania, and Southern Africa.

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Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.

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Gorinchem, also called Gorkum, is a city and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland.

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Heerjansdam is a village in the western Netherlands, in municipality of Zwijndrecht, South Holland.

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Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht (population: in) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands.

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Hudson Valley

The Hudson Valley comprises the valley of the Hudson River and its adjacent communities in the U.S. state of New York, from the cities of Albany and Troy southward to Yonkers in Westchester County.

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IJsselmonde (island)

IJsselmonde is a river island between the Nieuwe Maas, Noord and Oude Maas branches rivers of the Rhine-Meuse delta in the Dutch province of South Holland.

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An island or isle is any piece of sub-continental land that is surrounded by water.

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Land van Altena

The Land of Altena (Land van Altena) is a historical region and former fiefdom of the Lords of Altena, historically part of the County of Holland, but since 1815 located in the Dutch province of North-Brabant.

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Lent, Gelderland

Lent is a village in the Dutch province of Gelderland.

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The Linge is a river in the Betuwe that is 99.8 km long, which makes it one of the longest rivers that flow entirely within the Netherlands.

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A meander is one of a series of regular sinuous curves, bends, loops, turns, or windings in the channel of a river, stream, or other watercourse.

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The Meuse (la Meuse; Walloon: Moûze) or Maas (Maas; Maos or Maas) is a major European river, rising in France and flowing through Belgium and the Netherlands before draining into the North Sea.

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Middle Ages

In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.

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Millingen aan de Rijn

Millingen aan de Rijn is a former municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands, in the municipality of Berg en Dal (formerly known as Groesbeek).

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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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New York (state)

New York is a state in the northeastern United States.

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Nijmegen (Nijmeegs: Nimwegen), historically anglicized as Nimeguen, is a municipality and a city in the Dutch province of Gelderland.

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Nijmegen Helmet

The Nijmegen Helmet is a Roman cavalry sports helmet from the first or second century AD.

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Noord (river)

The Noord ("North") is a short tidal river in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland.

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Oude Maas

The Oude Maas (Old Meuse) is a distributary of the Rhine River, and a former distributary of the Maas River, in the Dutch province of South Holland.

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--> The Rhine (Rhenus, Rein, Rhein, le Rhin,, Italiano: Reno, Rijn) is a European river that begins in the Swiss canton of Graubünden in the southeastern Swiss Alps, forms part of the Swiss-Liechtenstein, Swiss-Austrian, Swiss-German and then the Franco-German border, then flows through the German Rhineland and the Netherlands and eventually empties into the North Sea.

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Rhine–Meuse–Scheldt delta

The Rhine–Meuse–Scheldt delta or Helinium is a river delta in the Netherlands formed by the confluence of the Rhine, the Meuse and the Scheldt rivers.

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Roman Empire

The Roman Empire (Imperium Rōmānum,; Koine and Medieval Greek: Βασιλεία τῶν Ῥωμαίων, tr.) was the post-Roman Republic period of the ancient Roman civilization, characterized by government headed by emperors and large territorial holdings around the Mediterranean Sea in Europe, Africa and Asia.

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Rotterdam is a city in the Netherlands, in South Holland within the Rhine–Meuse–Scheldt river delta at the North Sea.

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A settler is a person who has migrated to an area and established a permanent residence there, often to colonize the area.

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Sewage (or domestic wastewater or municipal wastewater) is a type of wastewater that is produced from a community of people.

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A stream is a body of water with surface water flowing within the bed and banks of a channel.

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The Hague

The Hague (Den Haag,, short for 's-Gravenhage) is a city on the western coast of the Netherlands and the capital of the province of South Holland.

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Tiel is a municipality and a town in the middle of the Netherlands.

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The Waaltje (common name; Dutch for Little Waal) is a dammed river in the western Netherlands, southeast of Rotterdam.

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Wallkill River

The Wallkill River, a tributary of the Hudson, drains Lake Mohawk in Sparta, New Jersey, flowing from there generally northeasterly U.S. Geological Survey.

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Woudrichem (Brabantian: Woerkum) is a municipality and a city in the province of North Brabant in the Netherlands.

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Zaltbommel (known also, historically and colloquially, as Bommel) is a municipality and a city in the Netherlands.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waal_(river)

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