Moravia

Moravia

[maw-rey-vee-uh, -rah-, moh-; for 1 also Italian maw-rah-vyah]
noun
1.
Alberto [ahl-ber-taw] , (Alberto Pincherle) 1907–90, Italian writer.
2.
Czech Morava. German Mähren. a region in the E Czech Republic: former province of Austria.
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Moravia1 (məˈreɪvɪə, mɒ-)
 
n
Czech name: Morava, German name: Mähren a region of the Czech Republic around the Morava River, bounded by the Bohemian-Moravian Highlands, the Sudeten Mountains, and the W Carpathians: became a separate Austrian crownland in 1848; part of Czechoslovakia 1918--92; valuable mineral resources

Moravia2 (Italian moˈraːvja)
 
n
Alberto (alˈbɛrto), pen name of Alberto Pincherle. 1907--90, Italian novelist and short-story writer: his works include The Time of Indifference (1929), The Woman of Rome (1949), The Lie (1966), and Erotic Tales (1985)

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