Istria

[ is-tree-uh; Italian ees-tryah ]
/ ˈɪs tri ə; Italian ˈis tryɑ /

noun

a peninsula at the N end of the Adriatic, in SW Slovenia and W Croatia.

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Istria
/ (ˈɪstrɪə) /

noun

a peninsula in the N Adriatic Sea: passed from Italy to Yugoslavia (except for Trieste) in 1947 and to Croatia in 1991
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