Albania

geographical name
Al·​ba·​nia | \ al-ˈbā-nē-ə How to pronounce Albania (audio) , -nyə also ȯl- \

Definition of Albania

1 ancient country of Europe in the eastern Caucasus region on the western side of the Caspian Sea
2 country of southern Europe in the Balkan Peninsula on the Adriatic Sea; a republic with Tiranë as its capital area 11,100 square miles (28,749 square kilometers), population 3,057,000

— see also albanian

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“Albania.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Albania. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

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