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 Macedon\ˈma-sə-dən, -ˌdän\ play 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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geographical name Mac·e·do·nia \ˌma-sə-ˈdō-nē-ə, -nyə\

Definition of Macedonia for English Language Learners

  • : region of Europe

  • : country in Europe


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