[ steer-ee-uh ]
/ ˈstɪər i ə /
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a province in SE Austria: formerly a duchy. 6,327 sq. mi. (16,385 sq. km). Capital: Graz.
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Words nearby Styria
styracaceous, styralyl acetate, styrax, styrene, styrene resin, Styria, Styrofoam, Styron, stythe, Styx, su-
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How to use Styria in a sentence
After the capitulation it was detached to cover the French communications from an attack from the direction of Styria.
In 1797, for his brilliant conduct at Neumarkt, in Styria, Bonaparte gazetted him general of brigade.
He lived in exile with his family from the year 1830, either at Frohsdorff in Styria or at Venice.Memoirs of the Duchesse de Dino v.1/3, 1831-1835|Dorothy Duchesse de Dino
But this question of "going to Styria" was destined, alas, to arise again.
After a while he asked: "does the agent, Barker, still decline to go to Styria alone?"
British Dictionary definitions for Styria
/ (ˈstɪərɪə) /
a mountainous state of SE Austria: rich mineral resources. Capital: Graz. Pop: 1 190 574 (2003 est). Area: 16 384 sq km (6326 sq miles)German name: Steiermark
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