Lower Saxony

geographical name \ˌnē-dər-ˈzäḵ-sən\
variants: or German

Niedersachsen

\ˌnē-dər-ˈzäḵ-sən\play

Definition of Lower Saxony

  1. state of Germany and formerly of West Germany bordering on the North Sea and the Netherlands; capital Hannover area 18,305 square miles (47,410 square kilometers), population 7,777,992 — see saxony


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