Deventer definition by Webster's New World
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city in E Netherlands: medieval commercial & educational center: pop. 69,000
Deventer definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A city of east-central Netherlands on the Ijssel River east-northeast of Utrecht. A member of the Hanseatic League, it was a noted center of piety and learning during the Middle Ages. Population: 96,600.