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geographical name Bos·nia \ˈbäz-nē-ə, ˈbȯz-\

Definition of Bosnia

  1. region S Europe in the Balkans; with Herzegovina forms independent state of Bosnia and Herzegovina play \ˌhert-sə-gō-ˈvē-nə, ˌhərt-, -ˈgō-və-nə\ ; a federated republic of Yugoslavia 1946–92 ∗ Sarajevo area 19,904 square miles (51,750 square kilometers), pop 4,422,000


play \-nē-ən\ adjective or noun

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