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Sjael·land(shĕl′än′) also Zea·land (zē′lənd)
An island of eastern Denmark bounded by the Kattegat and the Baltic Sea. Separated from Sweden by the Oresund, it is the largest island of Denmark and the site of Copenhagen, the country's capital.
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(Placename) the Danish name for Zealand
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the largest island of Denmark: Copenhagen is located here. 2709 sq. mi. (7015 sq. km).Danish, Sjaelland.
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|Noun||1.||Sjaelland - the largest island of Denmark and the site of Copenhagen|
Danmark, Denmark, Kingdom of Denmark - a constitutional monarchy in northern Europe; consists of the mainland of Jutland and many islands between the North Sea and the Baltic Sea
Zealander - a native or inhabitant of Zealand
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