[mek-luh n-burg-shwer-uh n; German mek-luh n-boo rk-shvey-reen, mey-kluh n-]
- See under Mecklenburg.
[mek-luh n-burg; German mek-luh n-boo rk, mey-kluh n-]
- a former state in NE Germany, formed in 1934 from two states (Mecklenburg-Schwerin and Mecklenburg-Strelitz).
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In 1756 he entered the service of the Court of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.The Violoncello and Its History
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He must at least have a Mecklenburg salad as he came from Mecklenburg-Schwerin.Villa Elsa
About 57% of the total area of Mecklenburg-Schwerin consists of cultivated land, 18% of forest, and 13% of heath and pasture.
Mecklenburg-Schwerin began its existence by a series of constitutional struggles between the duke and the nobles.
- a historic region and former state of NE Germany, along the Baltic coast; now part of Mecklenburg-West Pomerania
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