adj. Dutch, of or pertaining to the Netherlands

Holandés-inglés dicionario. 2013.

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  • Hollands — may refer to:People with the English name Hollands: *Mike Hollands, an animator and director from Melbourne, Australia. *Mark Hollands, a Ski Instructor from Horley, England.In geography: *An alternate spelling of Holland, a region within the… …   Wikipedia

  • Hollands — The true hollands are made from flax yams. It originally was a very fine white linen used for shirts, but today this is not made. Brown Holland 36 in. to 39 in., 48 ends and 48 picks per inch, loom state. White Holland This is brown holland… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Hollands — [häl′əndz] n. [Du hollandsch (genever)] a strongly flavored gin made in the Netherlands, with the flavorings distilled in rather than added after distillation: also Hollands (or Holland) gin …   English World dictionary

  • Hollands — Hol lands, n. 1. Gin made in Holland. [1913 Webster] 2. pl. See {Holland}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hollands — Gin Gin (j[i^]n), n. [Contr. from Geneva. See 2d {Geneva}.] A strong alcoholic liquor, distilled from rye and barley, and flavored with juniper berries; also called {Hollands} and {Holland gin}, because originally, and still very extensively,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hollands — noun Etymology: Dutch hollandsch, from hollandsch genever Dutch gin Date: 1788 gin made in the Netherlands called also Holland gin …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Hollands — /hol euhndz/, n. (used with a sing. v.) a gin, originally made in Holland, in which the juniper is mixed in the mash. Also called Holland gin. [1705 15; < D hollandsch (genever) Dutch (gin)] * * * …   Universalium

  • Hollands — noun jenever (the Dutch form of gin) …   Wiktionary

  • Hollands — Hol·lands || hÉ’lÉ™ndz n. Dutch gin; type of gin made in Holland …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hollands — n. cotton or linen fabric initially manufactured in Holland (used mainly for upholstery, window shades and bookbinding) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Hollands — noun archaic Dutch gin. Origin from archaic Du. hollandsch genever Dutch gin …   English new terms dictionary

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