Bornholm

geographical name
Born·​holm | \ ˈbȯrn-ˌhōlm How to pronounce Bornholm (audio) , -ˌhōm \

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island of Denmark in the Baltic Sea; capital Rönne area 227 square miles (588 square kilometers), population 43,956

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“Bornholm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bornholm. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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