Definition of Hollander

1. Noun. A native or inhabitant of Holland.

Exact synonyms: Dutchman, Netherlander
Group relationships: Holland, Kingdom Of The Netherlands, Nederland, Netherlands, The Netherlands
Generic synonyms: European
Derivative terms: Holland

Definition of Hollander

1. n. A native or one of the people of Holland; a Dutchman.

Definition of Hollander

1. Noun. Somebody from Holland. ¹

2. Noun. A very hard, semi-glazed, green or dark brown brick, which will not absorb water. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hollander

Holbein the Elder
Holbein the Younger
Holcus lanatus
Holcus mollis
Hold 'em
Holden's line
Holl's ligament
Holland gin
Hollander test
Hollenhorst plaques
Hollerith card
Holliday junction
Holliday structure
Hollywood Irish

Literary usage of Hollander

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1. A Handbook of Chemical Technology by Johannes Rudolf Wagner (1872)
"The first operation is performed by two machines, called the half-hollander and the whole-hollander. The rags are next treated chemically with potash to rot ..."

2. The Life and Letters of Alexander Wilson by Alexander Wilson, Clark Hunter (1983)
"It is a private prosecution with concurrence of the procurator fiscal and relates to the publication of the poem "The hollander, or Light Weight. ..."

3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1911)
"Although there are now in use a great many forms of beating engine, they are all. more or less, modifications of the original hollander, which in its ..."

4. Modern Eloquence by Thomas Brackett Reed, Rossiter Johnson, Justin McCarthy, Albert Ellery Bergh (1900)
"THEODORE ROOSEVELT THE hollander AS AN AMERICAN [Speech of Theodore Roosevelt at the eleventh annual dinner of the Holland Society of New York, January 15, ..."

5. The kaleidoscopic Transvaal by Carl Jeppe (1906)
"CHAPTER XXL hollander INFLUENCE. AMONGST the baneful interests which surrounded President Kruger, and which made it difficult ..."

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