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Množina reči Delft je Delfts.
Town in South Holland province, the Netherlands, on the Schie Canal, 14 km/9 mi NW of Rotterdam; It is known worldwide for its pottery and porcelain; other industries include electronic equipment and cables. There is a technical university (1863). The Dutch nationalist leader William the Silent was murdered here 1584. It is the birthplace of the artist Jan Vermeer.