1. [ noun ] (government,geography) the site of the royal residence and the de facto capital in the western part of the Netherlands; seat of the International Court of Justice
Synonyms: 's_Gravenhage Den_Haag Dutch_capital The_Hague
Related terms: city national_capital Netherlands
2. [ noun ] (government,geography) an industrial center and the nominal capital of the Netherlands; center of the diamond-cutting industry; seat of an important stock exchange; known for its canals and art museum
Synonyms: Amsterdam Dutch_capital
Related terms: national_capital Netherlands
Similar spelling:   capital_of_the_Soviet_Union