Macedonia

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geographical name Mac·e·do·nia \ˌma-sə-ˈdō-nē-ə, -nyə\

Definition of Macedonia

  1. 1 region of southern Europe in the Balkan Peninsula in northeastern Greece, the former Yugoslav section of Macedonia, and southwestern Bulgaria including territory of the ancient kingdom of Macedonia (or Macedonplay \ˈma-sə-dən, -ˌdän\ capital Pella)

  2. 2 landlocked country in the south central Balkan Peninsula; a federated republic of Yugoslavia 1946–92; capital Skopje area 9928 square miles (25,714 square kilometers), population 2,063,000

  1. —see also macedonian

MACEDONIA Defined for English Language Learners

Macedonia

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Definition of Macedonia for English Language Learners

  • : region of Europe

  • : country in Europe


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