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Macedonia

Mac·e·do·ni·a

 (măs′ĭ-dō′nē-ə, -dōn′yə)
1. A region of southeast Europe on the Balkan Peninsula roughly coextensive with ancient Macedon and including parts of modern-day Greece, Bulgaria, and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. After the fall of the Alexandrian empire, it was held by Romans, Byzantines, Bulgars, Serbs, and Turks. The present division was largely determined after the Second Balkan War (1913).
2. A country of the south-central Balkan Peninsula. It was a constituent republic of the former Yugoslavia until it declared its independence in 1991. Skopje is the capital and the largest city.
3. See Macedon.

Macedonia

(ˌmæsɪˈdəʊnɪə)
n
1. (Placename) a country in SE Europe, comprising the NW half of ancient Macedon: it became part of the kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes (subsequently Yugoslavia) in 1913; it declared independence in 1992, but Greece objected to the use of the historical name Macedonia; in 1993 it was recognized by the UN under its current official name. Official language: Macedonian. Religion: Christian majority, Muslim, nonreligious, and Jewish minorities. Currency: denar. Capital: Skopje. Pop: 2 087 171 (2013 est). Area: 25 713 sq km (10 028 sq miles). Serbian name: Makedonija Official name: Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia or AbbreviationFYROM
2. (Placename) an area of N Greece, comprising the regions of Macedonia Central, Macedonia West, and part of Macedonia East and Thrace. Modern Greek name: Makedhonia
3. (Placename) a district of SW Bulgaria, now occupied by Blagoevgrad province. Area: 6465 sq km (2496 sq miles)

Mac•e•do•ni•a

(ˌmæs ɪˈdoʊ ni ə, -ˈdoʊn yə)

n.
1. Also, Mac•e•don (ˈmæs ɪˌdɒn) an ancient kingdom in the Balkan Peninsula, in SE Europe: now a region in N Greece, SW Bulgaria, and the Republic of Macedonia.
2. a republic in S Europe: formerly (1945–92) a constituent republic of Yugoslavia. 2,022,604; 9928 sq. mi. (25,713 sq. km). Cap.: Skopje.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Macedonia - landlocked republic on the Balkan PeninsulaMacedonia - landlocked republic on the Balkan Peninsula; achieved independence from Yugoslavia in 1991
battle of Philippi, Philippi - Octavian and Mark Antony defeated Brutus and Cassius in 42 BC
Balkan Peninsula, Balkans - a large peninsula in southeastern Europe containing the Balkan Mountain Range
Skopje, Skoplje, Uskub - capital of modern Macedonia
2.Macedonia - the ancient kingdom of Philip II and Alexander the Great in the southeastern Balkans that is now divided among modern Macedonia and Greece and BulgariaMacedonia - the ancient kingdom of Philip II and Alexander the Great in the southeastern Balkans that is now divided among modern Macedonia and Greece and Bulgaria
Battle of Pydna, Pydna - a major victory by the Romans over the Macedonians in 168 BC; resulted in the downfall of the ancient Macedonian kingdom
Balkan Peninsula, Balkans - a large peninsula in southeastern Europe containing the Balkan Mountain Range
Macedonian - a native or inhabitant of Macedon
Translations
Македония
Makedonie
Makedonien
MakedonioRespubliko de Makedonio
Makedoonia
Makedonia
MakedonijaRepublika Makedonija
MacedóniaMakedónia
マケドニアマケドニア王国
Makedonia
Macedonia
Macedonia
Makedonija
Makedonien

Macedonia

[ˌmæsɪˈdəʊnɪə] NMacedonia f

Macedonia

[ˌmæsɪˈdəʊniə] nMacédoine f

Macedonia

nMakedonien nt, → Mazedonien nt

Macedonia

[ˌmæsɪˈdəʊnɪə] nla Macedonia
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Copi retomo esa obsesion anarco-nihilista de la tradicion argentina, pero la llevo hasta sus ultimas consecuencias, mucho mas alla que los ejercicios humoristicos de Macedonio Fernandez.
50/2016, per l~affidamento della gestione del servizio bar e della rivendita giornali presso il Presidio Ospedaliero Macedonio Melloni, comprensivo delle opere di ristrutturazione dei locali adibiti a bar a e del locale adibito a luogo di culto e della gestione del servizio bar e della rivendita giornali, posto all~interno del Presidio Ospedaliero Vittore Buzzi, per un periodo di 5 anni, eventualmente rinnovabili per ulteriori anni 4.
La moderna practica de la autoficcion asumira de manera ludica los germenes ficcionales presentes en la construccion autobiografica, algo que se presenta en las vanguardias en general, tributarias de una concepcion alegorica senalada por Benjamin y sistematizada por Peter Burger y que, en la vanguardia rioplatense en particular, veremos reflejada en dos momentos clave como son la obra de Macedonio Fernandez y la de Cesar Aira.
The anarchists on the island want to protect Macedonio Fernandez's invention in order to keep complete control out of the Nation-State's grasp.
Comienzos para una estetica anarquista: Borges con Macedonio
In the novel, Elena is the machine that Macedonio Fernandez has created in order to immortalize his deceased wife of the same name.
Las presentaciones semanales en el Teatro Macedonio Alcala han sido gratuitas y han mostrado un repertorio que combina lo que Trigos llama "la tradicion y la vanguardia".
The government has become the pension plan" for former mobsters, Asaro's lawyer Elizabeth Macedonio told jurors in her closing argument.
20), hay que recordar que en el Rio de la Plata el genial y sonador Macedonio Fernandez, el "recienvenido" al mundo de la literatura, con su humor e inventiva dara un paso mas en esta apropiacion que hace la vida del arte, al proponer en uno de los prologos del Museo de la novela de la Eterna: "la novela salida a la calle", la novela que menudea imposibles en la ciudad, cambiando jirones de arte, escenas de novela ejecutandose en las calles, con jirones de vida.
Ahora bien, la imitatio Alexandri no debe ser entendida nunca como una mera copia o mimesis carente de creatividad (19); es decir, las personalidades romanas que participaron en la emulacion nunca siguieron los pasos del conquistador macedonio ciegamente como marionetas; muy al contrario se valieron de la imagen y del legado del Macedonio conforme a sus propios intereses.
Si Montevideo crece por expansion, Buenos Aires lo hace sobre si misma y por demolicion; de ahi que Macedonio Fernandez se burle de los inauguradores y se inaugure a si mismo en el campo literario como un "recienvenido".
A esta la vimos desfilando sobre la alfombra roja como una autentica estrella de Hollywood luciendo un elegante diseno en blanco y dorado de Toni Maticevski, un modisto de origen macedonio pero instalado en Australia, donde es muy conocido.