A city of western Belgium west-northwest of Brussels. Founded inside seventh century, it was a medieval wool-producing center and stayed virtually independent until its capture because of the Hapsburgs in 1584. Population: 235,000.
Capital town of this province of East Flanders, Belgium.
port city in northwestern Belgium and commercial center; well-known for cloth industry
Definition for "Ghent"
A city of western Belgium west-northwest of Brussels.…