Meaning of CZECHOSLOVAKIA in English


— Czechoslovakian, Czecho-Slovakian , adj. , n.

/chek'euh sleuh vah"kee euh, -vak"ee euh/ , n.

a former republic in central Europe: formed after World War I; comprised Bohemia, Moravia, Slovakia, and part of Silesia: a federal republic 1968-92. 49,383 sq. mi. (127,903 sq. km). Cap.: Prague. Formerly, (1990-92) Czech and Slovak Federative Republic; (1948-89), Czechoslovak Soialist Republic .

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