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Schleswig-Holstein

(German ˈʃleːsvɪçˈhɔlʃtain)
n
(Placename) a state of N Germany: drained chiefly by the River Elbe; mainly agricultural. Capital: Kiel. Pop: 2 823 000 (2003 est). Area: 15 658 sq km (6045 sq miles)
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Schles′wig-Hol′stein



n.
a state of N Germany. 2,708,392; 6073 sq. mi. (15,728 sq. km). Cap.: Kiel.
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