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Luxembourg

geographical name Lux·em·bourg \ˈlək-səm-ˌbərg, ˈlu̇k-səm-ˌbu̇rk\

Definition of Luxembourg

  1. 1 province SE Belgium ∗ Arlon area 1706 square miles (4418 square kilometers), pop 250,406

  2. 2 country W Europe between Belgium, France, & Germany; a grand duchy area 999 square miles (2597 square kilometers), pop 506,000

  3. 3 city, its ∗ pop 75,377

Lux·em·bourg·er or Lux·em·burg·er play \-ˌbər-gər, -ˌbu̇r-\ noun
Lux·em·bourg·i·an or Lux·em·burg·i·an play \ˌlək-səm-ˈbər-gē-ən, ˌlu̇k-səm-ˈbu̇r-\ adjective


Variants of luxembourg

or G Lux·em·burg play \ˈlək-səm-ˌbərg, ˈlu̇k-səm-ˌbu̇rk\

LUXEMBOURG Defined for Kids

Luxembourg

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geographical name Lux·em·bourg \ˈlək-səm-ˌbərg, ˈlu̇k-səm-ˌbu̇rg\

Definition of Luxembourg

  1. country W Europe bordered by Belgium, France, & Germany; capital, Luxembourg





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