Westphalia

[ west-fey-lee-uh, -feyl-yuh ]

noun
  1. a former province in NW Germany, now a part of North Rhine-Westphalia: treaty ending the Thirty Years' War 1648.

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  • West·pha·li·an, adjective, noun

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Westphalia

/ (wɛstˈfeɪlɪə) /


noun
  1. a historic region of NW Germany, now mostly in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia: German name: Westfalen

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