Herzegovina

[ her-tsuh-goh-vee-nuh ]
/ ˌhɛr tsə goʊˈvi nə /

noun

a historic region in SE Europe: a former Turkish province; a part of Austria-Hungary 1878–1914; now part of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Serbo-Croatian Hercegovina.

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Her·ze·go·vi·ni·an, adjective, noun
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Herzegovina

Hercegovina

/ (ˌhɜːtsəɡəʊˈviːnə) /

noun

a region in Bosnia-Herzegovina: originally under Austro-Hungarian rule; became part of the province of Bosnia-Herzegovina (1878), which was a constituent republic of Yugoslavia (1946–92)
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