Prussia

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geographical name Prus·sia \ˈprə-shə\
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Preussen

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Definition of Prussia

  1. 1 historical region of northern Germany bordering on the Baltic Sea

  2. 2 former kingdom and state of Germany; capital Berlin — see east prussia, west prussia

Prussian

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PRUSSIA Defined for English Language Learners

Prussia

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geographical name Prus·sia \ˈprə-shə\

Definition of Prussia for English Language Learners

  • : former kingdom in Europe



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