scheldt river


a river in W Europe, flowing from N France through W Belgium and SW Netherlands into the North Sea. 270 miles (435 km) long.
Flemish Schelde [skhel-duh] .
French Escaut. Unabridged
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Scheldt (ʃɛlt, skɛlt)
Flemish and Dutch name: Schelde, French name: Escaut a river in W Europe, rising in NE France and flowing north and northeast through W Belgium to Antwerp, then northwest to the North Sea in the SW Netherlands. Length: 435 km (270 miles)

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