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Zuider Zee

[zahy-der zey, zee; Dutch zœi-duh r zey] /ˈzaɪ dər ˈzeɪ, ˈzi; Dutch ˈzœɪ dər ˈzeɪ/
noun
1.
a former shallow inlet of the North Sea in central Netherlands.
Compare IJsselmeer.
Also, Zuyder Zee.
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Zuider Zee

/ˈzaɪdə ˈziː; Dutch ˈzœidər ˈzeː/
noun
1.
a former inlet of the North Sea in the N coast of the Netherlands sealed off from the sea by a dam in 1932, dividing it into the Waddenzee and the freshwater IJsselmeer, with several large reclaimed areas
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