Batavia

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batavia (bəˈteɪvɪə)
 
n
Batavian endive, Also called: Batavian lettuce a variety of lettuce with smooth pale green leaves

Batavia (bəˈteɪvɪə)
 
n
1.  an ancient district of the Netherlands, on an island at the mouth of the Rhine
2.  an archaic or literary name for Holland
3.  a former name for Jakarta

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Batavia
former name of Jakarta, capital of Indonesia, when it was the Dutch East Indies, a colony of the Netherlands; from Batavia, an ancient name for a region of Holland, from L. Batavi, a people who dwelt between the Rhine and the Waal on the island of Betawe.
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