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A landlocked country of central Europe, made up of the historic regions of Bohemia, Moravia, and part of Silesia. It was a part of Czechoslovakia from 1918 until January 1993. Prague is the capital and largest city.
(Placename) a country in central Europe; formed part of Czechoslovakia until 1993; mostly wooded, with lowlands surrounding the River Morava, rising to the Bohemian plateau in the W and to highlands in the N; joined the EU in 2004. Language: Czech. Religion: Christian majority. Currency: koruna. Capital Prague. Pop: 10 162 921 (2013 est). Area: 78 864 sq km (30 450 sq miles)
a republic in central Europe: includes the regions of Bohemia, Moravia, and part of Silesia; formerly part of Czechoslovakia; independent since 1993. 10,280,513; 30,449 sq. mi. (78,864 sq. km). Cap.: Prague.
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|Noun||1.||Czech Republic - a landlocked republic in central Europe; separated from Slovakia in 1993|
Czech capital, Prag, Prague, Praha - the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic in the western part of the country; a cultural and commercial center since the 14th century
Austerlitz - a town in Czech Republic; site of the battle of Austerlitz in 1805
Ostrava - an industrial city in northwestern Czech Republic in the Moravian lowlands; located in the coal mining area of Silesia
Moravia - a region in the central and eastern part of the Czech Republic; it lies to the east of Bohemia and to the west of the Carpathians
Europe - the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
Czech - a native of inhabitant of the Czech Republic
Bohemian - a native or inhabitant of Bohemia in the Czech Republic
TsjekkiaDen tsjekkiske republikk
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