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A mountainous region of central and western Slovenia. The earliest inhabitants, a Celtic people, were displaced by the Romans, who in turn were overrun by Slovenes in the sixth century ad.
Car′ni·o′lan adj. & n.
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(Placename) a region of N Slovenia: a former duchy and crownland of Austria (1335–1919); divided between Yugoslavia and Italy in 1919; part of Yugoslavia (1947–92). German name: Krain Slovene name: Kranj
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Car•ni•o•la(ˌkɑr niˈoʊ lə, kɑrnˈyoʊ-)
a former duchy and crown land of Austria: now in NW Yugoslavia.
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