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Rhineland

[rahyn-land, -luh nd]
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noun
  1. that part of Germany W of the Rhine.
  2. Rhine Province.
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German Rheinland.
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Rhineland

noun
  1. the region of Germany surrounding the RhineGerman name: Rheinland
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Word Origin and History for rhineland

Rhineland

1670s, from German Rheinland; see Rhine + land (n.). Related: Rheinlander.

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rhineland in Culture

Rhineland

Picturesque region of Germany, along the Rhine River.

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