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Wallachia

[wo-ley-kee-uh] /wɒˈleɪ ki ə/
noun
1.
a former principality in SE Europe: united with Moldavia (Moldova) to form Romania in 1861. 29,569 sq. mi. (76,585 sq. km).
Capital: Bucharest.
Also, Walachia.
Related forms
Wallachian, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for Wallachia

Walachia

/wɒˈleɪkɪə/
noun
1.
a former principality of SE Europe: a vassal state of the Ottoman Empire from the 15th century until its union with Moldavia in 1859, subsequently forming present-day Romania

Wallachia

/wɒˈleɪkɪə/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Walachia
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