Romania

geographical name
Ro·​ma·​nia | \ ru̇-ˈmā-nē-ə How to pronounce Romania (audio) , rō-, -nyə \
variants: or Rumania \ ru̇-​ˈmā-​nē-​ə How to pronounce Rumania (audio) \

Definition of Romania

country in southeastern Europe bordering on the Black Sea; capital Bucharest area 92,043 square miles (238,391 square kilometers), population 21,457,000

see also romanian

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“Romania.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Romania. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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