Galicia

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geographical name Ga·li·cia \gə-ˈli-sh(ē-)ə\

Definition of Galicia

  1. 1 region of east central Europe including the northern slopes of the Carpathians and the valleys of the upper Vistula, Dniester, Bug, and Seret rivers; former Austrian crown land; belonged to Poland between the two world wars; now divided between Poland and Ukraine

  2. 2 region and ancient kingdom in northwestern Spain bordering on the Atlantic

Galician

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GALICIA Defined for English Language Learners

Galicia

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geographical name

Definition of Galicia for English Language Learners

  • : region in Poland and Ukraine

  • : region in Spain


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