[ klahy-pe-dah; English klahy-pi-duh ]
/ ˈklaɪ pɛ dɑ; English ˈklaɪ pɪ də /
a seaport in NW Lithuania, on the Baltic.
a former German territory including this seaport: now a part of Lithuania. 1092 sq. mi. (2828 sq. km).
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Which of the options below is the best punctuation for the sentence? It__s your turn to pick the movie __ but your sister gets to pick the board game we _ re going to play.
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British Dictionary definitions for klaipeda
/ (Russian ˈklajpɪdə) /
a port in Lithuania on the Baltic: shipbuilding and fish canning. Pop: 190 000 (2005 est)German name: Memel
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