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n. - A river that rises in France and flows northeast across Belgium and empties into the North Sea.

Usage examples (35)
  • Moreover, the opening of the Scheldt was a serious blow to Dutch commerce.
  • Europe, and the Scheldt is a noble river, by which merchantmen can find their way to every region of the world.
  • The Scheldt was the first river by the mouth of which they penetrated inland; the Seine was the second; the Loire the third.
  • The river Scheldt, which is about 1,500 ft. for more
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