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 (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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(Danish ˈsjɛlan)
(Placename) the Danish name for Zealand
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(ˈzi lənd)

the largest island of Denmark: Copenhagen is located here. 2709 sq. mi. (7015 sq. km).
Danish, Sjaelland.
Zea′land•er, n.
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Noun1.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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The donor milk mothers come from all over the island of Sjaelland, include all ethnicities, and were paid per liter for their milk.
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