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Crimea

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geographical name Cri·mea \krī-ˈmē-ə, krə-\

Simple Definition of Crimea

  • : peninsula in southeastern Europe

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Crimea

  1. peninsula S Ukraine, extending into Black Sea SW of Sea of Azov

Crimean

adjective

Variants of crimea

or

Crimean Peninsula

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