Hook of Holland

Hook of Holland

noun
a cape and the harbor it forms in the SW Netherlands.


Origin:
1785–95

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Hook of Holland
 
n
1.  a cape on the SW coast of the Netherlands, in South Holland province
2.  a port on this cape

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