Sudetenland

Sudetenland

[soo-deyt-n-land; German zoo-deyt-n-lahnt]
noun
a mountainous region in the N Czech Republic, including the Sudeten and the Erzgebirge: annexed by Germany 1938; returned to Czechoslovakia 1945.
Also called Sudeten.
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Sudetenland (suːˈdeɪtənˌlænd)
 
n
Also called: the Sudeten a mountainous region of the N Czech Republic: part of Czechoslovakia (1919--38; 1945--93); occupied by Germany (1938--45)

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