Thuringia

[ thoo-rin-jee-uh, -juh ]
/ θʊˈrɪn dʒi ə, -dʒə /

noun

a state in central Germany. 5,985 sq. mi. (15,550 sq. km) Capital: Erfurt.

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German Thü·ring·en [ty-ring-uhn]. /ˈtü rɪŋ ən/.

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Thu·rin·gi·an, adjective, noun
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Thuringia
/ (θjʊˈrɪndʒɪə) /

noun

a state of central Germany. Pop: 2 373 000 (2003 est)German name: Thüringen (ˈtyːrɪŋən)
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