Czechoslovakia

geographical name
Czech·​o·​slo·​va·​kia | \ ˌche-kə-slō-ˈvä-kē-ə How to pronounce Czechoslovakia (audio) , -slə-, -ˈva-\

Definition of Czechoslovakia

landlocked country 1918–92 in central Europe; a republic with its capital at Prague area 49,371 square miles (127,871 square kilometers); divided Jan. 1, 1993 into the separate countries of the Czech Republic and Slovakia

Other Words from Czechoslovakia

Czechoslovak \ ˌche-​kə-​ˈslō-​ˌväk How to pronounce Czechoslovak (audio) , -​ˌvak \ adjective or noun
Czechoslovakian \ ˌche-​kə-​slō-​ˈvä-​kē-​ən How to pronounce Czechoslovakian (audio) , -​slə-​ , -​ˈva-​ \ adjective or noun

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