Enschede


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Enschede

(ĕnskhədā`), city (1994 pop. 147,624), Overijssel prov., E Netherlands, near the German border. It is a rail junction with textile, rubber, and machinery manufacturing. Enschede was rebuilt after a fire largely destroyed it in 1862. De Kogge, a Dutch, Flemish, and German writers group, meets in the city triennially. A technical university is there.

Enschede

 

a city in the Netherlands, Overijssel Province. Population, 141,400 (1977). Enschede is a railroad junction and a landing on the Twente-Rhine Canal. The center of the Twente industrial region, it has a large textile industry, which produces mainly cotton fabrics and employs about one-third of the city’s economically active population. It also has a machine-building industry, which produces textile machinery, pumps, and hoisting equipment, and chemical, footwear, and woodproducts industries. A university of technology is located in Enschede.

Enschede

a city in the E Netherlands, in Overijssel province: a major centre of the Dutch cotton industry. Pop.: 152 000 (2003 est.)
References in periodicals archive ?
In 1991, as a part of Enschede club, he won the KNVB Cup as captain.
Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands; +31 (0)53 489
Ascom Wireless Solutions (SIX:ASCN) announced on Thursday the selection by Medisch Spectrum Twente (MST), a new 670-bed hospital in the Dutch city of Enschede, of Ascom Unite as its communication platform.
El Ahmadi began his career with FC Twente, based in his home town Enschede, moving to Feyenoord in 2008.
Target: Essent Local Energy Solutions (ELES, The heating and power stations in Helmond, Eindhoven and Enschede
German football boffins transfermarket.de rate the Hoops' value at PS57.2million - less than Getafe, Hoffenheim, Twente Enschede, Anderlecht, Braga and every Premiership side except Norwich City.
Enschede mayor Peter den Oudsten said a large part of the stadium's roof had collapsed and several people were trapped by debris.
A local government spokeswoman for the city of Enschede said: "There are 14 people injured and unfortunately there is one fatal injury."
Jermaine Jenas (calf) and Niko Kranjcar (hamstring) are both out after limping off in Enschede, while captain Ledley King (groin), Tom Huddlestone (ankle), Jamie O'Hara (back) and Jonathan Woodgate (groin) are longer-term absentees.
"We are going back to Enschede to celebrate and let me tell you, they know how to party there.
Summary: ENSCHEDE (Cihan/TZ) --Turkish Football Team Fenerbahce Defated Dutch Team FC Twente away in their UEFA Europe League Group H match at Enschede on Wednesday.
Fenerbahe will advance as group winner if they win in Enschede.