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Eifel

[ ahy-fuhl ]
/ ˈaɪ fəl /
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noun

a hilly region in North Rhine-Westphalia and Rhineland-Palatinate states in W Germany.

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Eifel
/ (ˈaɪfəl, German ˈaifəl) /

noun

a plateau region in W Germany, between the River Moselle and the Belgian frontier: quarrying
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