Serbia and Montenegro


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Serbia and Montenegro

Formerly Yugoslavia
A former country of southeastern Europe consisting of Serbia and Montenegro, the last two remaining constituent states after Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, and Slovenia seceded from Yugoslavia in 1991. The name Yugoslavia was officially abandoned in 2003, and Serbia and Montenegro split into two independent republics in 2006.
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Serbia and Montenegro

n
(Placename) a former country in SE Europe, consisting of the republics of Serbia and Montenegro; replaced the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia in 2003, and dissolved in 2006 following Montenegro’s decision to secede
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Serbia and Montenegro - a mountainous republic in southeastern Europe bordering on the Adriatic Sea; formed from two of the six republics that made up Yugoslavia until 1992; Serbia and Montenegro were known as the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia until 2003 when they adopted the name of the Union of Serbia and Montenegro
Serbia, Srbija - a historical region in central and northern Yugoslavia; Serbs settled the region in the 6th and 7th centuries
Crna Gora, Montenegro - a former country bordering on the Adriatic Sea; now part of the Union of Serbia and Montenegro
Belgrade, Beograd, capital of Serbia and Montenegro - capital and largest city of Serbia and Montenegro; situated on the Danube
Danau, Danube, Danube River - the 2nd longest European river (after the Volga); flows from southwestern Germany to the Black Sea; "Vienna, Budapest, and Belgrade are on the banks of the Danube"
Jugoslav, Jugoslavian, Yugoslav, Yugoslavian - a native or inhabitant of Yugoslavia
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Translations
Serbien und Montenegro
Serbie-et-Monténégro
Srbija i Crna Gora
Szerbia és Montenegró
Serbía og Svartfjallaland
セルビア・モンテネグロ
Servië en Montenegro
Serbia og Montenegro
Serbia i Czarnogóra
Sérvia e Montenegro
Sırbistan ve Karadağ
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As a player Savic, 39, scored 405 goals in 444 appearances for Yugoslavia, Serbia and Montenegro, and Serbia.
Serbia and Montenegro could meet in the gold medal match if they both win their next two games.
On April 27, 1992 in Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro joined in passing the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.
The new international AFTN (Aeronautical Fixed Telecommunication Network) message handling switch of Serbia and Montenegro supplemented by a national messaging infrastructure was put into operational service in Belgrade, Serbia, on 14December, 2006.
Serbia and Montenegro emerged from the conflict as a tenuous state-union with a failing economy and crumbling infrastructure.
Serbia and Montenegro 2 - Nikola Zigic 10, Sasa Ilic 20
HERNAN CRESPO believes it will be difficult for Argentina to emulate their mesmeric performance against Serbia and Montenegro when they take on Holland in their final Group C game.
But he stepped off the bench against Serbia and Montenegro to score the final goal in Argentina's 6-0 romp.
Dutch scorer Arjen Robben battles for the ball with Goran Gavrancic of Serbia and Montenegro
1918: After fighting on the winning side in the First World War, Serbia and Montenegro merge and expand by taking in a few Slav-populated provinces of their defeated neighbour, the Austro-Hungarian empire.
In 2003 the Yugoslav federation was replaced by a looser state union known as 'Serbia and Montenegro', with provision made for the referendum now being staged.