- a state in central Germany. 5985 sq. mi. (15,550 sq. km) Capital: Erfurt.
German Thü·ring·en [ty-ring-uh n] /ˈtü rɪŋ ən/.
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A Swiss woman, however, is asserted to have produced a hare; a Thuringian, a toad.A World of Wonders
Hans enjoyed this, being used to the air and freedom of his Thuringian forest.
One day Bettina was called to assist with a wounded Thuringian.
"Then a new bridge will be built for truth," declared the little Thuringian with flashing eyes.Complete Short Works
She was an excellent sample of the Thuringian widow, a species not yet extinct, but trying very hard to become so.Cobwebs From an Empty Skull
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- of or relating to the German state of Thuringia or its inhabitants
- a native or inhabitant of Thuringia
- a state of central Germany. Pop: 2 373 000 (2003 est)German name: Thüringen (ˈtyːrɪŋən)
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