[is-tree-uh; Italian ees-tryah]
a peninsula at the N end of the Adriatic, in SW Slovenia and W Croatia.
Also called Istrian Peninsula.

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Istria (ˈɪstrɪə)
a peninsula in the N Adriatic Sea: passed from Italy to Yugoslavia (except for Trieste) in 1947 and to Croatia in 1991

Istrian (ˈɪstrɪən)
1.  of or relating to Istria, a peninsula in the N Adriatic Sea, or its inhabitants
2.  a native or inhabitant of Istria

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