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Poland

geographical name Po·land \ˈpō-lənd\

Definition of POLAND

country E cen Europe bordering on Baltic Sea; in medieval period a kingdom, at one time extending to the lower Dnieper; partitioned 1772, 1793, 1795 among Russia, Prussia, & Austria; again a kingdom 1815–30; lost autonomy 1830–1918; since 1918 a republic Warsaw area 120,756 square miles (312,758 square kilometers), pop 38,038,400

Variants of POLAND

Po·land or Polish Pol·ska \ˈpl-skä\

Rhymes with POLAND

POLAND Defined for Kids

Poland

geographical name Po·land \ˈpō-lənd\

Definition of POLAND for Kids

country central Europe on Baltic Sea; capital, Warsaw

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