Bosnia

geographical name
Bos·​nia | \ ˈbäz-nē-ə How to pronounce Bosnia (audio) , ˈbȯz- \

Definition of Bosnia

region of southern Europe on the Balkan Peninsula south of the Sava River, west of the Drina River, and east of the Dinaric Alps comprising the northern and central parts of Bosnia and Herzegovina population 2,371,603

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Bosnian \ ˈbäz-​nē-​ən How to pronounce Bosnia (audio) , ˈbȯz-​ \ adjective or noun

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“Bosnia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bosnia. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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