Austria-Hungary

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geographical name Aus·tria-Hun·ga·ry \ ˈȯ-strē-ə-ˈhəŋ-gə-rē , ˈä- \

Definition of Austria-Hungary

dual monarchy of central Europe 1867–1918 which included Bohemia, Moravia, Bukovina, Transylvania, Galicia, and what is now Austria, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, and northeastern Italy
Note: The assassination of Austrian Archduke Francis Ferdinand in Austria-Hungary on June 28, 1914 was the immediate cause of World War I.

Austro-Hungarian

play \ˈȯs-(ˌ)trō-ˌhəŋ-ˈger-ē-ən, ˈäs-\ adjective or noun

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