Mecklenburg

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geographical name Meck·len·burg \ˈme-klən-ˌbərg, -ˌbu̇rk\

Definition of Mecklenburg

  1. region of northeastern Germany southeast of the Jutland Peninsula and east of the Elbe River; in the 18th and 19th centuries divided into the duchies of Mecklenburg–Schwerinplay \-shvā-ˈrēn\ and Mecklenburg–Strelitzplay \-ˈshtrā-ləts, -ˈstrā-\ , which became grand duchies in 1815 and states of the Weimar Republic in 1919


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