Thuringia

geographical name
Thu·​rin·​gia | \ thu̇-ˈrin-j(ē-)ə How to pronounce Thuringia (audio) , thyu̇-\
variants: or German Thüringen \ ˈtᵫ-​riŋ-​ən How to pronounce Thüringen (audio) \

Definition of Thuringia

state of central Germany; capital Erfurt area 6275 square miles (16,252 square kilometers), population 2,188,589

Note: Within Thuringia is the Thu*rin*gian Forest \ thu̇-​ˈrin-​j(ē-​)ən How to pronounce thu̇-ˈrin-j(ē-)ən (audio) , thyu̇-​\, a wooded mountain range between the upper Werra River and the border with the Czech Republic.

see also thuringian sense 2

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