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Bukovina

[boo-kuh-vee-nuh; Romanian boo-kaw-vee-nah]
noun
  1. Bucovina.
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Bucovina

or Bu·ko·vi·na

[boo-kuh-vee-nuh; Romanian boo-kaw-vee-nah]
noun
  1. a region in E central Europe, formerly a district in N Romania: now divided between Romania and Ukraine. 4031 sq. mi. (10,440 sq. km).
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Historical Examples of bukovina

  • In the meantime the Russians had cleared the Bukovina of the enemy.

    World's War Events, Vol. II

    Various

  • There still remained the Russian agreement to cooperate in Galicia and the Bukovina.

  • They also live in Silesia, with settlements in Bukovina and Moravia.

  • The Austrians were defeated in the Trentino and the Bukovina.

  • At three to-morrow the diligence will start for Bukovina; a place on it is kept for you.

    Dracula

    Bram Stoker


British Dictionary definitions for bukovina

Bukovina

Bucovina

noun
  1. a region of E central Europe, part of the NE Carpathians: the north was seized by the Soviet Union (1940) and later became part of Ukraine; the south remained Romanian
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Bucovina

noun
  1. a variant spelling of Bukovina
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