Croatia

geographical name Cro·a·tia \ krō-ˈā-sh(ē-)ə \

Definition of Croatia

independent country in southeastern Europe including Slavonia, most of Istria, and the Dalmatian coast on the Adriatic Sea; a constituent republic of Yugoslavia 1946–91; capital Zagreb area 21,829 square miles (56,537 square kilometers), population 4,288,000
see also croatian


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