Thuringia

geographical name Thu·rin·gia \ thu̇-ˈrin-j(ē-)ə , thyu̇- \
variants: or German Thüringen play \ˈtᵫ-riŋ-ən\

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 play \thu̇-ˈrin-j(ē-)ən, thyu̇-\, a wooded mountain range between the upper Werra River and the border with the Czech Republic.
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