Westphalia

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geographical name West·pha·lia \west-ˈfāl-yə, -ˈfā-lē-ə\
variants: or German

Westfalen

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Definition of Westphalia

  1. region of western Germany bordering on the Netherlands east of the Rhine River — see north rhine-westphalia Westphalia includes the Ruhr valley and was a province of Prussia from 1816 to 1945 with Münster as its capital.

Westphalian

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WESTPHALIA Defined for English Language Learners

Westphalia

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geographical name West·pha·lia \west-ˈfāl-yə, -ˈfā-lē-ə\

Definition of Westphalia for English Language Learners

  • : region of Germany


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