Definition of Thuringia
state of central Germany; capital Erfurt area 6275 square miles (16,252 square kilometers), population 2,188,589 ◆Within Thuringia is the Thuringian Forest\thu̇-ˈrin-j(ē-)ən, thyu̇-\ play or German Thüringer Wald \ˈtue-riŋ-ər-ˌvält\play , a wooded mountain range between the upper Werra River and the border with the Czech Republic.
- —see also thuringian
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Definition of Thuringia for English Language Learners
: region of Germany
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