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Gotland

or Gott·land

[ got-luhnd; Swedish gawt-luhnd, gawl-luhnd ]
/ ˈgɒt lənd; Swedish ˈgɔt lʌnd, ˈgɔl lʌnd /
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noun
an island in the Baltic, forming a province of Sweden. 1,212 sq. mi. (3,140 sq. km). Capital: Visby.
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OTHER WORDS FROM Gotland

Got·land·er, Gott·land·er, noun
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Gotland

Gothland (ˈɡɒθlənd) or Gottland (ˈɡɒtlənd)

/ (ˈɡɒtlənd, Swedish ˈɡɔtlant) /

noun
an island in the Baltic Sea, off the SE coast of Sweden: important trading centre since the Bronze Age; long disputed between Sweden and Denmark, finally becoming Swedish in 1645; tourism and agriculture now important. Capital: Visby. Pop: (including associated islands) 57 677 (2004 est). Area: 3140 sq km (1212 sq miles)
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