Bohemian Forest

geographical name
variants: or German Böhmer Wald \ ˈbœ-​mər-​ˌvält How to pronounce Böhmer Wald (audio) \

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forested mountain region of the Czech Republic and Germany along the boundary between eastern Bavaria and southwestern Bohemia

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“Bohemian Forest.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bohemian%20Forest. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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