a city in central Netherlands.
The neighbourhood of Apeldoorn is very picturesque and well wooded.
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a town in the Netherlands, in central Gelderland province: nearby is the summer residence of the Dutch royal family. Pop: 156 000 (2003 est)
any of a group of anthropoid primates characterized by long arms, a broad chest, and the absence of a tail, comprising the family Pongidae (great ape) which includes the chimpanzee, gorilla, and orangutan, and the family Hylobatidae (lesser ape) which includes the gibbon and siamang. (loosely) any primate except humans. an imitator; mimic. Informal. a […]
360?–315? b.c, Greek painter. Historical Examples The contest of Apelles with Protogenes consisted in striking this true limit within each other’s lines, more and more finely. Lectures on Landscape John Ruskin Seeing this, Apelles divided the second line, to every one’s astonishment. Harper’s Young People, January 27, 1880 Various He was called later by scholars, […]
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- Apennine mountains
. Historical Examples A deposit of white ozokerite occurs on the top of the Apennine Mountains, in Italy, of which a specimen is here exhibited. Scientific American Supplement, No. 401, September 8, 1883 Various The little city of Assisi slept in quietness on the slopes of the Apennine Mountains under the dark clear sky. The […]