Lower Saxony

[ loh-er ]
/ ˈloʊ ər /

noun

a state in NW Germany. 18,294 sq. mi. (47,380 sq. km). Capital: Hanover.

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British Dictionary definitions for Lower Saxony

Lower Saxony

noun

a state of N Germany, on the North Sea and including the E Frisian Islands: a leading European producer of petroleum. Capital: Hanover. Pop: 7 993 000 (2003 est). Area: 47 408 sq km (18 489 sq miles)German name: Niedersachsen
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