[ ahy-beer-ee-uh ]
/ aɪˈbɪər i ə /
Also called Iberian Peninsula. a peninsula in SW Europe, comprising Spain and Portugal.
an ancient region S of the Caucasus in the Georgian Republic.
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a peninsula of SW Europe, occupied by Spain and Portugal
/ (aɪˈbɪərɪə) /
the Iberian Peninsula
an ancient region in central Asia, south of the Caucasus corresponding approximately to present-day Georgia
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