Moldova

geographical name
Mol·​do·​va | \ mäl-ˈdō-və How to pronounce Moldova (audio) , mȯl-\

Definition of Moldova

landlocked country in eastern Moldavia region; formerly (as the Moldavian Republic or Moldavia ) a constituent republic of the U.S.S.R.; capital Chişinău area 13,012 square miles (33,701 square kilometers), population 3,785,000

Other Words from Moldova

Moldovan \ mäl-​ˈdō-​vən How to pronounce Moldovan (audio) , mȯl-​ \ noun or adjective

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